Category Archives: Marriage

Denying that marriage has moral meaning is the new virtue.

As I’ve previously explained, there is a very common misconception that our society no longer believes in sexual morality.  While this misconception is understandable, it overlooks the new sexual morality which has replaced the old one.  The new sexual morality inverts … Continue reading

Posted in Denial, Divorce, Foolishness, Marriage, New Morality, Romantic Love, selling divorce | 201 Comments

Does Shaunti Feldhahn’s rosy divorce data prove that no fault divorce is working out pretty well after all?

A few weeks ago I asked why modern Christians are so delighted with current divorce rates.  As I explained in the post, Shaunti Feldhahn has a new book* and multiple articles proclaiming the good news about our current no fault divorce/sexual morality … Continue reading

Posted in Church Apathy About Divorce, Data, Denial, Divorce, Marriage, Rebuilding the mound, Romantic Love, Shaunti Feldhahn | 220 Comments

When Dennis Rainey got it right.

I was poking around the FamilyLife site and saw that they have a section for staying married/commitment.  In the first post on the list titled 5 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Covenant, Rainey gets the question of divorce right. He focuses … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Rainey, Divorce, FamilyLife, Fatherhood, Marriage, Wake-up call | 417 Comments

Worse than fear. Worse than malice.

In the discussion of my last post Gunner Q suggested that the reason modern Christians don’t support biblical marriage is due to fear: Perhaps the answer is that modern Christians just can’t accept the consequences of fighting no-fault divorce. Bucking the … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Church Apathy About Divorce, Fireproof, Foolishness, Marriage, Submission, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 386 Comments

These fathers need a wake-up call.

Christian movie makers are tired of sitting on the sidelines while the popular culture destroys the family.  Why can’t they get in on the action too? See Cane Caldo’s expert takedown of the latest “Christian” assault on married fathers.  If … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Fatherhood, Feminists, Foolishness, Marriage, Wake-up call | 443 Comments