All of these topics will, Lord willing, be covered in future columns.
It's simply impossible for me to address all of the fantastic individual questions and comments we've received, but know that we will do our very best to incorporate as many as possible into the columns themselves and the blog discussions that follow. Quite a few of you asked questions or made comments about my statement in Biblical Dating, an Introduction that "Biblical dating assumes NO physical intimacy" outside of marriage.
The marriage was neither a civil nor a religious matter, but numerous religious obligations came as a result.
Then the groom took the bride into his home, and the marriage was consummated with sexual intercourse.
One the questions that men often ask is, “how do I become a godly man?
” In this blog, our senior pastor, Todd, offers characteristics and accompanying scripture to help spur you on to be the kind of man God created you to be.
Background Institution of Marriage Dating and Choosing a Spouse Family Love Sex Remarriage After Death of a Spouse Divorce and Remarriage Biblical Grounds for Divorce Lasting Damage of Divorce Other Reasons for Divorce Questions What Is a Marriage? What Does the Bible Say About Polygamy or Bigamy - Having More Than One Wife or Husband? Church Doctrine Roman Catholic Southern Baptist United Methodist Related Articles In Biblical times, marriages were commonly arranged by the parents of the bride and groom.
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