Looking for a completely countercultural path to marriage? Other messages have stressed that Christians need to be much more counter-cultural. Joshua Harris, for instance, has promoted a model of courtship that harkens back to a model used broadly before modern dating evolved. The goal of this series of articles, beginning with this introduction, is to provide our readers with a place to bring those questions. Scott Croft is an elder at Capitol Hill Baptist Church where he teaches a seminar on friendship, courtship and marriage. He is also an attorney who is used to tackling tough questions.
What Does the Bible Have to Say About Dating?
What Does the Bible Really Say About Dating?
Should Christians date? If so, how should they date? What does the Bible say about dating? Marriages were typically arranged in ancient Eastern cultures, and opportunities for social interaction between young, unmarried men and women were limited. However, the Bible has much to say about integrity, respect for others, sexual morality, and a vast array of interpersonal relationships—including marriage. So for the Christian who is curious about how his or her faith should shape a dating relationship, some general principles found in Scripture can apply.
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What kind of person should you date? It's in the Bible , II Timothy 2: Have faith and love, and enjoy the companionship of those who love the Lord and have pure hearts.