Dating in Light of Matthew 5:37

Posted May 23, 2017 11:03 pm by Mrs McLean

Inspired by Cardinal Sarah’s wonderful book, God or Nothing, I have been slowly reading the Book of Matthew, and one of the verses came back to me when I was thinking of some basic dating advice. The context is swearing oaths, but the simplicity of the teaching strikes me as pertinent to conversations between men and women: “Let your word be ‘Yes, Yes’ or ‘No, No’: anything more than this comes from the evil one.”(Matt 5:37).When someone asks you out on a date, it is better not to obsess on what it all could mean, or why he asked you

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