Do divorced couples ever remarry each other?
In part, yes, marriage counselors and relationship experts say. In fact, one biological anthropologist is surprised divorced partners don't remarry each other more often. “There were real reasons that you were attracted to somebody originally.
Is it a good idea to remarry your ex?
"Remarrying may be a good idea if, during your time apart, you've changed elements of your behavior that were causing the problems in your relationship. Then you're not the same person you were before and you have a better chance of success second time around," says U.K. psychologist Denise Knowles.
What does the Bible say about remarrying an ex spouse?
There is nothing specific about remarriage in the bible, so we have to extrapolate a little. You mentioned the idea that marriage to someone else being seen as adultery. So this would indicate that remarriage to the same spouse would be fine. It would be honoring, not dishonoring, the original marriage.
What percent of divorced couples get back together?
In her study of 1,001 reunited couples from around the world, only about 6 percent said they married, divorced and remarried the same person. On a more positive note, though, 72 percent of those who reunited stayed together, particularly if their separations occurred at a young age.