Almost every day this time of year we turn on our television sets to find another forest fire raging out of control. Dating After Divorce: If I did not cause the divorce, can I date and marry again without being sinful? It has become a terrible black eye on our society as divorce sweeps across the land like a forest fire.A child’s usual reaction to mom or dad’s first date is a negative one.Rushing into dating after a divorce threatens a child’s world.I wish I had an easy yes or no answer for you, but each situation is different.
Right until you have taken time to assess yourself, your failed marriage, and where you are going in life. You may feel completely over someone, but the fact is it takes time to unravel yourself from a marriage.According to the Bible, marriage is a lifetime commitment. Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate” (Matthew 19:6). There are three situations in which dating during the divorce process might occur.The first is the case of a spouse who has biblical grounds for divorce.Most marriages in Bible times were arranged, and any contact between two prospective spouses was strictly monitored.In addition, no matter what view one takes on the issue of divorce, it is important to remember Malachi : “‘I hate divorce,’ says the LORD, the God of Israel” (NAS).