Category Archives: Marriage

Unhappy? Make your husband put a deposit into Dr. Harley’s Bank.

Commenter Trust asked if I would give my thoughts on a post by Willard F. Harley, Jr., Ph.D. titled When to call it quits (Part 1).   Dr. Harley explains that up to 80% of divorces are caused by what … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Oprah, Divorce, Foolishness, Game, Lowering The Boom, Marriage, New Morality, Romantic Love, selling divorce, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 677 Comments

If you can’t feel the current, you have already been swept away.

Instapundit kindly linked to my post They aren’t talking about headship. LIFE AMONG THE CHURCHIANS: “My problem is that no church I know makes it clear what the wife’s obligation to her husband is.” In contemporary society, men have obligations. … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Denial, Headship, Instapundit, Marriage, Rebellion, Submission | 178 Comments

Rabble rousers

The Daily Mail has a new article by Peter Lloyd plugging his  book Stand by Your Manhood, and also referencing Dr. Helen’s Men on Strike. Why men refuse to marry: Women complain chaps today won’t settle down. Sorry, ladies, but … Continue reading

Posted in Denial, Dr. Helen, Feminists, Finding a Spouse, Marriage, Marriage Strike, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 336 Comments

Blinded by the times.

New commenter Punditius* proposes that biblical submission is an artifact of the times in which the New Testament was written: As a man in a marriage to a woman (sigh, that has to be said these days), both much better than I deserve, … Continue reading

Posted in Headship, Marriage, Submission | 48 Comments

How would you respond if your husband lead/loved you like Christ?

In the discussion of Effortless the conversation turned to how wives should expect to be lead, and how they would naturally react if their husband lead them as the Bible teaches.  There are two parts to this, which correspond to … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Headship, Marriage, Rebellion, Submission | 179 Comments