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Resources for Marriage

Lilyan van Almelo, in 5-93 Reader's Digest, p. 138

Resources Truth in marriage, The Prodigal Spouse, Dr. Les Carter, Nelson, 1990, pp.196ff Ten principles for a healthy marriage, The Prodigal Spouse, Dr. Les Carter, Nelson, 1990, pp.235ff Cultural Aspects of marriage in the ancient world, Bibliotheca Sacra, 135:539:241 The Moral Catastrophe, David Hocking, Harvest House, 1990, pp. 64ff Sketches of Jewish Social Life, A. Edersheim, Eerdmans, p. 139. Own Free Will

We accompanied our son and his fiancee' when they met with her priest to sign some pre-wedding ceremony papers. While filling out the form, our son read aloud a few questions. When he got to the last one, which read: "Are you entering this marriage at your own will?" he looked over at his fiancee. "Put down &ls;Yes,'" she said.