Mark 10:5

5 Jesus said, "Moses wrote this command only as a concession to your hardhearted ways.

Mark 10:5 In-Context

3 Jesus said, "What did Moses command?"
4 They answered, "Moses gave permission to fill out a certificate of dismissal and divorce her."
5 Jesus said, "Moses wrote this command only as a concession to your hardhearted ways.
6 In the original creation, God made male and female to be together.
7 Because of this, a man leaves father and mother, and in marriage
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