’Til Death Do Us Part?
“Marriage is the first institution created by God,” writes Desai. “God made the first man, Adam, but declared that it was not good for Adam to be alone. God then created a woman, Eve, for Adam. He blessed them and their union and gave them the earth to rule over (Genesis 1:27-28). The creation of marriage occurred prior to sin's entrance into the world. It was a part of God's perfect design for mankind.”