I have a friend who has been dating a non-Christian.
She is a Christian, but she does not often go to church.
(4) For they will turn away thy son from following me, that they may serve other gods...
(Ezra ) Now therefore make confession unto the Lord God of your fathers, and do his pleasure; and separate yourselves from the people of the land, and from the strange wives.
(Also see: Ex -16, Josh -13, Neh 9:2, Ezra , Mal ) In (Deut ), God tells the Israelites not to "plow with an ox and donkey yoked together." This is a picture of a Christian (an ox, which was a "clean" animal: Deut 14:4) and non-Christian (a donkey, which was an "unclean" animal: Deut 14:7) being "yoked" together.