Bible verses about dating and courtship
“Dating is a form of courtship consisting of social activities done by two people with the aim of each assessing the other’s suitability as a partner in an intimate relationship or as a spouse.While the term has several meanings, it usually refers to the act of meeting and engaging in some mutually agreed upon social activity in public, together, as a couple.” Here is some history, we will not go into much detail here.
Today, the institution of dating continues to evolve at a rapid rate with new possibilities and choices opening up.” From the above quote we see how immorality increased to the point it is now at, and we know it will further decline, because people are drifting further and further away from YHVH’s truth.In the mid twentieth century, the advent of birth control as well as safer procedures for abortion changed the equation considerably, and there was less pressure to marry as a means for satisfying sexual urges.New types of relationships formed; it was possible for people to live together without marrying and without having to deal with children.Marriage is too precious for that and even more importantly, they are too precious for that.We want to show you YHVH’s way and we have something special to share with you.This is especially for the young people, but everybody will enjoy.
We will be sharing with you the story of two young adults Jay and Britney, who chose the biblical way of courtship over the worldly way of dating.
We all know what dating entails, however if you would like to learn more about the history of dating, you will find the link under references .
“From about 1700, according to professor David Christian of Macquarie University in Australia in a course entitled Big History, a worldwide movement perhaps described as the “empowerment of the individual” took hold, leading to the emancipation of women and the equality of individuals.
YHVH often refers to Israel using marriage imagery, a good example is in the book of Ezekiel, but we will get to it later.
Y’shua is called our groom, we are His bride …(2 Cor 11:2).
We are living in a broken world, a world almost void of YHVH’s principles.