Come to me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew Weariness: We all experience it, though in different ways and for different reasons. If we will come to Jesus and have Him reveal the Father to us — we will always find
Matthew 19:9 "Divorce Exception" Translation Bias
The NIV showed a dubious bias in translating Matthew It was not translating according to the Greek, but according to a preconceived bias, & eisegesis
#Matthew 19:9 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) I say to you: whoever dismisses (repudiates, divorces) his wife, except for unchastity, and marries another commits adultery, [a]and he who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. Footnotes: Matthew 19:9 Some manuscripts do not contain this phrase.
“For I hate divorce,” says Jehovah the God of Israel, “and the one who covers his garment with violence,” says Jehovah of armies. “And guard yourselves respecting your spirit, and you must not deal treacherously.” (Malachi 2:16) “I say to you that whoever divorces his wife, except on the grounds of sexual immorality, and marries another commits adultery.” (Matthew 19:9)
Sexual infidelity is betrayal of the deepest kind and most marriages don’t fully recover. That’s why Jesus said it was one of the few grounds for divorce (Matthew 19:9). For a marriage to heal both the unfaithful spouse and the one betrayed must fight hard to rebuild their relationship. After disclosure, couples may seek pastoral or professional help. This is important because without outside accountability most couples will not do the work necessary to heal the damage even if they…