TEXT: Matthew 5:31-32
God's design for marriage has not changed since the beginning of time. The New Testament reaffirms that one man and one woman should remain together for life. However, Scripture indicates that, due to the hardness of man's sinful heart, there is at least one very specific exception to the no-divorce rule. It is contained in the parenthetical phrase of Jesus' statement, "But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery." The key phrase is, "saving for the cause of fornication."