Support for the NIV Translation “Victim of Adultery” in Matthew 5:32 Ron Jones The Titus Institute In 2011, the NIV translation committee in their updated edition of the NIV took a bold stand and chose a translation of Jesus’ words in Matthew 5:32 that no other major translation has … Verse. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. Maketh her to commit adultery, not by the fact of her being divorced, but in view of the extremely probable case of another marriage. Paragraph. Matthew 5:32 View Full Chapter 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a … 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Matthew 5:32 New International Version (NIV) 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. Matthew 9:9-13 New International Version (NIV) The Calling of Matthew. Matthew 5 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. 24:1; Matthew 5:37 Or from evil Bible Gateway Plus puts a library of commentaries and Greek & Hebrew language tools right in your pocket. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. Matthew 5:32 New International Version (NIV) 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. v. 14-16. NIV: New International Version His disciples came to him, and he began to teach them. Red Letter. Matthew 5:32 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Matthew 5:32, NIV: "But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery." Matthew 5:32-33: But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. These words must have seemed ridiculously presumptuous when they were first spoken, and they have too often seemed mere mockery and irony in the ages since. The Beatitudes - He said: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 5:32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, brings adultery upon her. 15. Fornication, or unchastity. NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New International Version, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story. Each day has enough trouble of its own. As fornication signifies no more than the unlawful connection of unmarried persons, it cannot be used here with propriety, when speaking of those who are married. v. 13. A real Christian ought rather to beg of God the grace to bear patiently and quietly the imperfections of his wife, than to think of the means of being parted from her. 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. New International Version Matthew 5:32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman … Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.'--Matt. 4 Blessed are those who mourn,. Adultery and Matthew 5:32 According to Matthew 5:32, divorcing a woman causes her to commit adultery. St. Matthew v. 25, 26. Matthew 5:28 But I say to you, That whoever looks on a woman to lust after her has committed adultery with her already in his heart. When she is put away. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. But those who marry as passion or money lead the way, may be justly considered adulterers and adulteresses as long as they live. The conception of the office of Christ's disciples contained in these words is a still bolder one than that expressed by the preceding metaphor, which …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture, The New Form of the Old Law'Think not that I am come to destroy the law or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil. It is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.'--MATT. But Peter Kirk notices that the new NIV ("NIV 2011") translation has a new take on the verse. for they will be comforted. Peter writes: One rather odd change I noticed, which some might attribute to political correctness: in Matthew 5:32 the "adulteress" (1984,… 32 For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. v. 13. 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. ◄ Matthew 5:32 ► But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, brings adultery upon her. 9 As Jesus went on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the tax collector’s booth. 19. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 10 While Jesus was having dinner at Matthew’s house, many tax collectors and sinners came and ate with him and his disciples. A Galilean peasant, with a few of his rude countrymen who had gathered round him, stands up there on the mountain, and says to them, 'You, …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture, The Lamp and the Bushel'Ye are the light of the world. It does not appear that there is any other case in which Jesus Christ admits of divorce. But I say unto you; that whosoever shall put away his wife, &c.] Christ does not infringe, or revoke the original grant, or permission of divorce; only frees it from the false interpretations, and ill use, the Pharisees made of it; and restores the ancient sense of it, in which only it was to be understood: for a divorce was allowable in no case, A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. Saving for the cause of fornication - Λογου πορνειας, on account of whoredom. In the Protestant NIV bible it replaces"(unless the marriage is unlawfull)" with “except for marital unfaithfullness”. NIV 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. For I say …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture, Eversley, 1861. 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. He said: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,. The conception of the office of Christ's disciples contained in these words is a still bolder one than that expressed by the preceding metaphor, which, 'Think not that I am come to destroy the law or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil. Because the LORD has been witness between you and the wife of your youth, against whom you have dealt treacherously... Mark 10:5-12 And Jesus answered and said to them, For the hardness of your heart he wrote you this precept... Luke 16:18 Whoever puts away his wife, and marries another, commits adultery... Romans 7:3 So then if, while her husband lives, she be married to another man, she shall be called an adulteress: but if her husband be dead... 1 Corinthians 7:4,10,11 The wife has not power of her own body, but the husband: and likewise also the husband has not power of his own body, but the wife... Salt Without Savour'Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? 18. "Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison. v. 14-16. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. 1 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them. Windsor Castle, 1867. New International Version (NIV). 16. Matthew 5:21 Exodus 20:13; Matthew 5:22 The Greek word for brother or sister (adelphos) refers here to a fellow disciple, whether man or woman; also in verse 23. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. New International Version But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a … For we find it also in the 12th. 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. Bible > Matthew > Chapter 5 > Verse 32 Library • Free Downloads • eBibles Matthew 5:32 is the thirty-second verse of the fifth chapter of the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament and part of the Sermon on the Mount.This much scrutinized verse contains part of Jesus' teachings on the issue of divorce Matthew 5:32. Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven. … 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery.(A). Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount - Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. Matthew 5:32 New International Version (NIV) 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. 20. Scripture quoted by permission. I have therefore translated λογου πορνειας, on account of whoredom. These words must have seemed ridiculously presumptuous when they were first spoken, and they have too often seemed mere mockery and irony in the ages since. In his day there was a despicable practice of discarding one’s wife for any reason, so long as a proper certificate of divorce was given. The Beatitudes. Matthew 5:22 Some manuscripts brother or sister without cause; Matthew 5:22 An Aramaic term of contempt; Matthew 5:27 Exodus 20:14; Matthew 5:31 Deut. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.'--Matt. Matthew 5:32 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife , except for sexual immorality , makes her the victim of adultery , and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery . Matthew 5:32. A Galilean peasant, with a few of his rude countrymen who had gathered round him, stands up there on the mountain, and says to them, 'You, 'Ye are the light of the world. Read verse in New International Version Those who form a matrimonial connection in the fear and love of God, and under his direction, will never need a divorce. The force of the original is best given thus. "But divorce was allowed by Moses;" yes, for the hardness of their hearts it was permitted: but what was permitted to an uncircumcised heart among the Jews, should not serve for a rule to a heart in which the love of God has been shed abroad by the Holy Spirit. Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven. 15. All rights reserved worldwide. (A)33 But seek first his kingdom(B)and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. “Follow me,” he told him, and Matthew got up and followed him. Luke 9:30,35 And, behold, there talked with him two men, which were Moses and Elias... Matthew 19:8,9 He said to them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered you to put away your wives... Malachi 2:14-16 Yet you say, Why? Matthew 5:32: But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. 18. for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 32 But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. 16. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 19. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled. It is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.'--MATT. o … Explanation and Commentary of Matthew 5:32 Jesus Christ, a single man, was a reformer in every way, including in the area of marriage. Why the difference? And he who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. This parable our Lord seems to have spoken at least twice, as He did several others. And he who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. 'Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? Verily I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing." Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount. 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