The marriage relationship illustrates the relationship between Jesus Christ and the church.
Husbands are urged to lay down their lives in sacrificial love and protection for their wives.
Obviously, we can't cover all 500-plus verses, so we'll look at a few key passages.
The Lord God said, ' It is not good for the man to be alone.
Your godly lives will speak to them better than any words.
They will be won over by watching your pure, godly behavior.
A search of Amazon turned up more than 20,000 books on overcoming marital problems and improving communication in marriage.
But have you ever wondered what the Bible says about marriage?
Designed especially for highly committed or engaged couples, it helps readers: Understand and avoid the most common barriers to spiritual growth Have an increased desire for fellowship with God Share and explore spiritual issues together Pursue godliness, personal relational health, and wholeness Each of the nine sections includes Scripture quotations, suggested meditation passages, and discussion questions, as well as anecdotes from real people including the authors.
Intended as an eight-week study, weekday devotions are to be completed by both individuals, and each weekend study is to be completed together as a couple. It does not train young people to form a relationship but rather to form a series of relationships, hardening themselves to all but the current one.
Marriage is an important issue in the Christian life.