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The Marriage ABCs – W for Wisdom is the Principal Thing


Everything about marriage is WISDOM.  Marriage is an expression of God’s Wisdom and Love (Eph 5:22-33).  As such, it is holy.  It is sacred.

Marriage is honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge” (Heb 13:4).

The idea of marriage is wisdom.  The design and practice of marriage is wisdom.  The success and beauty of marriage is wisdom.  Marriages fail at the introduction of foolishness, and the prevalence of it!

We ought to think carefully and soberly when considering marriage.  It is not for fools.  If you enter it foolishly, it will not bear the good fruit of love, joy and peace that it ought to.  It will be a stronghold, a burden, a cross for you, that will break you and require your absolute surrender to the Wisdom of God to overcome, and ultimately turn it around.  But fools don’t have such patience.  They dash in and dash out of marriages, never understanding its true purpose in glorifying God and moulding each partner into His image of Love.

So, let us consider the wisdom in the idea of marriage:

  1. It is not good for man to be alone (Gen 2:18).  God identified the need for companionship…

Read more at http://blog.ufuomaee.org/the-marriage-abcs-w

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