Matthew 5:32

32 But I say to you that every one who divorces his wife, except on the ground of unchastity, makes her an adulteress; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.  (RSV) — (Parallel Passages:  Matthew 19:9, Mark 10:11-12, Luke 16:18) Evan:  The Catholic Church does not allow divorce for any reason, and yet Christ… Continue reading Matthew 5:32

Matthew 6:7

And in praying do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do; for they think that they will be heard for their many words. (RSV) — Evan:  While modern translation say “empty phrases,” I prefer the King James rendering “vain repetitions.”  In either translation the use of “many words” is being called out.  Catholics… Continue reading Matthew 6:7