Articles on Marriage

When God pointed out, “It is not good for the man to be alone” (Gen. 2:18 CSB), he was moved to do something good for the man, and ultimately, for the woman. He made them both for each other, showing... Continue...

Is a wedding the mountaintop of a romantic relationship? Or is it the base of the mountain, the foundation for all that follows? In our time, many people see the wedding as the capstone, or the summit. You start out... Continue...

While St. Valentine's Day has been celebrated on February 14 since the fifth century, it was only in the 14th century that it became associated with love. The English poet Geoffrey Chaucer is said to have linked St. Valentine's Day... Continue...

As working professionals in our late 20s, we had pretty much put our individual hopes for marriage on the backburner. It wasn’t that we had given up the thought of being married but that it seemed to be a remote... Continue...

My wife and I became friends with Matt and Carey Murphy in 2010 when we joined the small group that Matt taught at our church in Louisville, Ky. On paper, Matt and I have very little in common. Where I... Continue...

Marriage has become an increasingly complex subject. Do people still desire it anymore? If so, what are they looking for? Why are people entering marriage much later in life and spending so much time cohabiting before marriage? What’s happening with... Continue...

The Lord has used our friends at Focus on the Family to minister to an untold number of families throughout the years by promoting marriage as God has designed it—and the health of the families those marriages establish. We want... Continue...

"When the servant of the man of God rose early in the morning and went out, behold, an army with horses and chariots was all around the city. And the servant said, “Alas, my master! What shall we do?” He... Continue...

Now that a few months have passed since the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, many are taking a step back to reflect upon what happened. One of the principal concerns posed by this decision, as many astute observers have long... Continue...

Phillip Bethancourt sits down with Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation to discuss his book Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and Religious Freedom. .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object,... Continue...