Graduates of Protestant schools most likely to have intact marriages, fewer divorces
new report from the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute concluded that those who attended Protestant private schools as children were less likely to get divorced and have children out of wedlock than their public school peers.
AEI‚Äôs Institute for Family Studies examined data from the Understanding America Study from 2015 and 2016, as well as the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, first conducted in 1997. They compiled their findings in a report titled ‚ÄúThe Protestant Family Ethic: What Do Protestant, Catholic, Private, and Public Schooling Have to Do with Marriage, Divorce, and Non-Marital Childbearing?‚ÄĚ
‚ÄúMen and women who have been educated in a private school tend to be more likely to be married, less likely to have ever divorced, and less likely to have had a child outside of wedlock,‚ÄĚ the report, released Wednesday, showed....
Mark Baumert wrote: .... The court, citing previous case law, rejected the argument, writing in part, ‚Äúthat defendants in no-fault divorce actions are given opportunities to object and present contrary evidence, and the court makes a factual determination that the marriage is irretrievably broken upon consideration of the evidence present by both parties.‚ÄĚ...
excerpt from, "State Supreme Court rejects Hastings divorce appeal"
I have to admire the fellow who tried to get no fault divorce declared unconstitutional ‚ĚóūüĎć the above article will give you various arguments from our state supreme court why it is constitutional, so it's quite informative. Of course one of the greatest wrecking devices of marriage has been the no-fault divorce idea.
6. But from the beginning of the creation, God made them male and female. 7. For this cause a man will leave his father and mother, and will join to his wife, 8. and the two will become one flesh, so that they are no longer two, but one flesh. 9. What therefore God has joined together, let no man separate.‚ÄĚ