Can I sleep with my wife during divorce?
Getting a divorce but still sleeping together is likely to result in your petition being denied and dismissed if you filed on the basis of irreconcilable differences; If you filed on the basis of fault grounds, such as adultery, desertion, or habitual drunkenness; sex during divorce could be seen as condonation.
Can you still be Catholic if divorced?
However, divorced Catholics are still welcome to participate fully in the life of the church so long as they have not remarried against church law, and the Catholic Church generally requires civil divorce or annulment procedures to have been completed before it will consider annulment cases.
Why is the Church against divorce?
Jesus’s teaching on divorce is that it is adultery, which is forbidden in the Ten Commandments, but he did allow for divorce in the case of a partner’s infidelity. The Roman Catholic Church does not recognise divorce. A marriage can only end when one partner dies or if there are grounds for an annulment .