It is not known to what degree the laws protecting the marriage vows were enforced.
They put on a very good outside face and they’re very horrible to people inside their family that are burdening them.
Deciding to divorce when your spouse has a mental illness is a difficult, complex decision.
It often involves first helping to get your spouse properly diagnosed and treated, and then figuring out the logistics of separating while also coming to terms with emotions of leaving someone who is sick.
What is clear is that by the time of Jesus, the death penalty was seldom if ever used for the offense of adultery.
This is clear not only from a consideration of the Shammai-Hillel debate, wherein both schools presume that adultery would be grounds for divorce, not death, but from a consideration of the fact that Israel was a dependent nation and had to function under the laws of the overlords.
I know she has a disorder and she’s not choosing to behave this way, but I have to keep her at arm’s length.