Dating a non christian
After this point, you could even argue there was a cultural assumption that you marry within your own religion. Now I’m not saying marrying a non-Christian is right or wrong, that’s not the point.But whether you agree with David or not, I think partner selection in dating and marriage still comes down to a deeper question.The ‘rules’ and teaching in the Bible about marrying a non-believer are more about the cultural situation rather than some divine command.While his article is interesting, I would argue his conclusion has overlooked some key points.’ Now let’s be honest, we don’t have a crystal ball and we don’t know the future.But from what you know about yourself and about them, do you think together you could build the type of relationship you crave? 5 Things You Should Know) Them being a Christian doesn’t mean the answer to these important questions is automatically ‘yes’.
Dating a Christian isn’t a pass to automatic dating happiness. Although, this doesn’t mean it can’t help us (Read What The Bible Will And Won’t Tell You About Dating) However, the Bible does talk a lot about another intimate romantic relationship, namely marriage, and marrying non-believers.
But the answer isn’t yes, no, maybe or sometimes, the answer is, it’s the wrong question.
The real question should be ‘What kind of relationships do I want to build?
And dating a non-christian isn’t a route to unthinkable dating horrors either. While we can’t just apply Bible verses about marriage to modern dating dilemmas, it can help us think through some helpful principles.
The blog written last year for Christian Connection ‘Should you marry a non-Christian?’ Then we can decide if this person would help, whether they’re Christian or not. ’ is one that is no doubt debated among Christians all the time.