Happy is good. Holy is better.
marriage is more than a sacred covenant with another person. It is a
spiritual discipline designed to help you know God better, trust him
more fully, and love him more deeply. What if God’s primary intent for
your marriage isn’t to make you happy . . . but holy?
doesn't just offer techniques to make a marriage happier. It does
contain practical tools, but what married Christians most need is help
in becoming holier husbands and wives. Sacred Marriage offers
that help with insights from Scripture, church history, time tested
wisdom from Christian classics, and examples from today's marriages.
reveals how marriage trains us to love God and others well, how it
exposes sin and makes us more aware of God's presence, how good
marriages foster good prayer, how married sex feeds the spiritual life,
The revised edition of Sacred Marriage takes
into account the ways men's and women's roles have expanded since the
book was first written. It has been streamlined to be a faster read
without losing the depth that so many readers have valued.
uncovers the mystery of God’s overarching purpose. This book may very
well alter profoundly the contours of your marriage. It will most
certainly change you. Because whether it is delightful or difficult,
your marriage can become a doorway to a closer walk with God, and to a
spiritual integrity that, like salt, seasons the world around you with
the savor of Christ.