Can a priest/pastor be divorced?


“They must not marry women defiled by prostitution or divorced from their husbands, because priests are holy to their God. Regard them as holy, because they offer up the food of your God. Consider them holy, because I the Lord am holy—I who make you holy.” Leviticus 21:7-8
“The woman he marries must be a virgin.  He must not marry a widow, a divorced woman, or a woman defiled by prostitution, but only a virgin from his own people, so that he will not defile his offspring among his people. I am the Lord, who makes him holy.” Leviticus 21:13-15
            The only indication of a priest’s marital status was that he marry a woman who wasn’t a prostitute, widow or divorced.  The woman needed to be a virgin. God wanted a priest to marry a holy woman in the Old Testament
            In the New Testament, the role of an overseer (or pastor) in 1 Timothy 3 contains a number of stipulations for the individual.  One of them is that he must be the husband of one wife.  Many debate if that means he has only married one person or that he is not a polygamist.
            Today individual churches look at the character of the priest/pastor and make their own determination within these biblical principles.