Jesus and Marriage

March 13, 2022 Preacher: Stephen Conley Series: The Gospel of Mark

Topic: Marriage Scripture: Mark 10:1–10:9

Mark 10:1-9


The Challenging Question on Divorce (10:1-4)

  • The Pharisees came to trap Jesus in order to discredit His authority and destroy His popularity.


The Confrontational Answer to Hardened Hearts (10:5)

  • Jesus confronts the Pharisees on their hardness of heart toward God and His Word.


The Creation-Based Teaching on Marriage (10:6-9)

  • Jesus takes us back to creation to teach on the sanctity and exclusivity of marriage.
  • Jesus’ words on marriage are echoed in Ephesians 5:31-32 as a picture of the Gospel.

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