1/5/2013 – Marriage & Divorce—the walls built to protect may imprison – Shane Idleman

January 4th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 1/5/2013 – Marriage & Divorce—the walls built to protect may imprison – Shane Idleman)

Part four in a series …

As stated last week: A Focus on the Family newsletter stated that when a research team studied 5,232 married adults who were interviewed in the late 1980s, they discovered that 645 of them were unhappily married. Five years later, these same adults (some divorced, separated, or still married) were interviewed again. The study revealed that two-thirds of the unhappily married spouses who stayed together were actually happier five years later. The opposite is often true for those divorced. Although those who divorce may temporarily escape the pain, divorce introduces new emotional and relational difficulties.
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