At Loose Ends
Remarriage After Divorce In Today’s Church: Three Views
edited by Mark Strauss
(161 pages, $14.99, paperback)
reviewed by Russell D. Moore
Almost without exception, every contemporary church leader must contend with the issue of divorce and remarriage. This doesn’t simply mean one must think through the issue in the abstract, how to preach the “exception clause” when moving through an expository sermon series on Matthew.
A pastor must have an answer when he is asked to perform the wedding ceremony of the church pianist to her second husband. One must decide whether a man, otherwise qualified for ordination as deacon, is the “hus . . .