There is no hint of the death of James at the hands of the Sanhedrin in ca.

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Some are single by necessity or life circumstances, others by choice or career aspirations.

And then there those who are functionally single but married to themselves.

The book repeatedly claims to be written by Paul (1:1, 12-17; 3:4, 6, 22; ).

Paul speaks of Jesus' virgin birth (Galatians 4:4), sinless life (2 Corinthians ), death on the cross (1 Corinthians 15:3; Galatians ); resurrection on the third day (1 Corinthians 15:4), and post-resurrection appearances (1 Corinthians 15:5-8).

It's no secret that marriage is on the decline in the United States.

The most recent Census revealed that 32 million Americans are now in single households, and that married people are no longer the majority.

Adolf Harnack contended that Paul's prophecy in Acts (cf.

If so, the book must have appeared before those events.

Roman historian Colin Hemer has provided powerful evidence that Acts was written between AD 60 and 62.

There is no mention in Acts of the crucial event of the fall of Jerusalem in 70.

As one woman put it, marrying herself allowed her to see that all the love she needed was inside herself.