Aug.16, 2019

Matthew 19:3-12

The Pharisees challenge Jesus about marriage and divorce. He speaks as authoritative interpreter of the law, which we know raises the ire of the Jewish leaders. He cites passages from Genesis that lay out God’s original intention for marriage.

We pray for those who prepare couples for marriage. May they be knowledgeable, wise and compassionate, leading the couples to a mature understanding of the covenant.

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