Divorce and Catholicism Essay
Church opposes divorce and, at times, may not even
recognize it. The word "divorce" is seen eleven times in eleven verses of the bible.
For example, in Leviticus 21:14, it is said, "A widow, or a divorced woman, or
profane, or a harlot, these shall he not take: but he shall take a virgin of his own people to
wife." This said that a man who was going to serve God as a priest in the Tabernacle
could not marry a divorced woman.
Other places where the word "divorce" shows up is