In dating today, the role of parents is virtually non-existent both in terms of teaching and protecting their children from participating in pre-marital sex and it seems they now have less influence in decisions made regarding their marriage.
In past times divorce was only granted when enough significant proof of a valid reason was given.
Results for the same given survey but carried out on a different day and with a different set of people could vary hugely for a number of different reasons, such as the numbers and types of people selected, how the group was actually selected, exactly which questions were or were not asked, and also how the questions were posed.
Regarding the above results, it is no surprise that many of you will be asking Are These Results Right?!
No matter how his wife made him feel in his home, he was bound by his oath.
When having a look through these types of survey results, one must appreciate not to put too much faith in them.
In particular, it was highlighted that approximately 27% of born-again Christians had been previously divorced.
Whether or not these reported divorces took place after becoming or prior to being a Christian is still unclear, however a spokesman for the published survey was recorded as stating that perhaps 90% occurred after becoming a Christian.
There are now many young people who enter a marriage with prior experience and a history of romantic physical contact and even sexual intercourse.
Think of the amount of marriages which are entered into where someone will have serious mis-guidance about their partner's true character and values.