Instead, Joshua Harris reminds teens about what it's like to have a God perspective when they decide to date.
by Emily Stimpson is not another husband-finding book. Morrow contains excellent practical advice about dating and choosing the right spouse—plus the narratives that he uses to prove his point make this book an interesting read. by Nancy Humes helps couples to flesh out what God says a good marriage requires through Bible study and reflection.
Rather, it is a self-help book that teaches women how to use their single years meaningfully, so that they will be better wives and mothers when the time is right. Rev Morrow has the benefit of having dated before he became a priest, and from having worked with Catholic singles groups. This book provides a good springboard for dialoging about the issues that will most impact your marriage. Christopher West and Damon Owens cover in-depth Catholic teaching on marriage and sexuality based on Blessed John Paul II’s Theology of the Body.
Single Catholic women aren’t single because they cannot find a man; they are single because they are waiting for the right Catholic man. We want the right spouse, a spouse who loves Christ, desires our ultimate good, and is capable of entering into a healthy, holy Catholic marriage.” 3. He writes, “It is surprising how many young men and women have barely a clue as to what to look for in a potential spouse. The program is professionally done and very insightful.
A question chiseled in stone over the grave of a child recycles in my brain: “If I am so quickly done for, what on earth was I begun for? Since people around us often cannot see our soul inside the material stuff with which we surround it, we are often beguiled into amassing possessions and accomplishments to proclaim our worth.
Yet all of those things can be stripped away from us in a matter of seconds.