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The nation of Israel sprang from Jacob's polygamous marriage with four women. In plainer words, God does not agree with your absolutist view and never states your absolutist view in the Bible.God never encourages us to believe that the only marriage acceptable to Him is a one man with one woman marriage like Adam and Eve.
1 Timothy was written around AD 62 so there is at least a 33 year gap between Jesus' statement on divorce and Paul's statements in 1 Timothy 3."A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife" -1 Tim 3:2"Let the deacons be the husbands of one wife" -1 Tim If Jesus intended to teach absolute Complementarity, that the ONLY acceptable marriage is one man with one woman for life, and if His Jewish listeners and early Christians understood that to be His teaching, then why did the Holy Spirit and Paul feel it necessary to point out that bishops and deacons may only have one wife?
That is "straining at a gnat and swallowing a camel."c.
Many heroes of the faith practiced polygamy their entire adult lives yet scripture does not condemn them as living in sin.
God Himself decided that Jacob's offspring from four wives would become the nation of Israel.4.
"..well as that of the historic orthodox Christian Church."On this point too, your conclusion is historically inaccurate.
The orthodox Jewish position since 1450 BC when Moses wrote the Pentateuch has been that Genesis and do not teach absolute Complementarity - one man with one woman for life - as the only marriage paradigm God will bless.