I know the main example given is when there is physical abuse.
but that is not the only kind of abuse, there is also emotional and verbal abuse
or what about and adulterous spouse who continues in his adultery and simply comes home because they feel it’s easier than moving out. and still expects you to cook for them, take care of them eTC…
or a spouse who has simply given up on the marriage and refuses to try anything. maybe to addiction or other reasons
or a spouse that superficially apologizes but has no intention of changing
I’ve also heard that a faithful spouse should never be the one to initiate the divorce.
I understand carrying our crosses dna turning the other cheek, but does God expect us to remain in truly horrible situations?
and I am certainly not advocating divorces for trivial reasons, such as finances, or no more romantic feelings etC…