May a Catholic date a divorced Catholic?

Is it moral for a single Catholic man to date a divorced Catholic woman? Would such a one be committing the sin of adultery and/or coveting his neighbor’s wife by such actions?

Thank you

Dear revert,

Until a marriage is judged to be null, it must be considered valid. To date one who is divorced is to date a married person and not appropriate. Actually, it is a serious sin.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.

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