Excellent A worthy followup to Vol 1 Best marriage book I Ve Read To Date One read to date One the most insightful books on the marriage relationship that I have read Both convicting and encouraging If i were to recommend a single book on marriage
it would most definitely be this one Excellent practical helps on marriage I co taught a marriage would most definitely be this one Excellent practical helps on marriage I co taught a marriage School class with this book I finished reading the ast chapter tonight though we will discuss it in class one week from today In the coming week I will produce discussion uestions There are some tall orders in the ast chapter for a husband in Gods Crucible loving his wife as Christoves the church That has been a consistent theme throughout this book as well it should be I know and realize to a greater extent because of this book that I can certainly improve in the Swift love I have for my wife I believe the same can be said for any Christian man when he compares himself not to other men or other marriages but rather to theove that Christ has for His church That The Militant Messiah love is beyond compare and I will never attain unto it but it is certainly aofty goal and a measuring rod tha. In the second volume A Holy Vision for a Happy Marriage we find detailed counsel about the most important relationship in the family husband and wife Gouge carefully addresses what a fit marriage is and the proper way ,
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way that honors her station Egalitarian caricatures of what ife in a biblically ordered home fall flat here as wouldthat honors her station Egalitarian caricatures of what ife in a biblically ordered home fall flat here as would attempts to misuse the biblical teaching about the husband s authority fall flat here as would attempts to misuse the biblical teaching about the husband s authority order to demean the wife The overall effect of this volume is to challenge husbands and wives in their daily Six Femmes Du Monde life to reflect Christ and the church Gouge writes in a way that is direct and challenging while also being inspiring These volumes by Gouge may still be the best books on marriage and the family on the market They certainly are worthy of being as widely read today as they were in Puritan times Like many Puritans works this book is methodical biblical and practical Really practical Addressing thingsike the way a husband should show his Mst125 Essential Mathematics love to his wife by his facial expressions How spouses should keep the others reputation How husbands shouldove their Summer love even after their deaths making sure their wifesack nothing Husbands ove your wives Eph 525 NASBThis is a command from Holy Scripture The beautiful thing is that Scripture not *Only Describes Duty It Also *describes duty it also us illus. T of how these responsibilities are best expressed and too often hindered but he also provides ample biblical motivation to set us on the right course Christian husbands and wives will find much encouragement in this bo. T I can use to see how do I truly Biblical Hermeneutics love my wife Some very wise and helpful points but it s a pretty old book so there s aot to skim eg I m not currently struggling to figure out how my wife should interact with my servants Volume one of this edited and slightly modernized version of William Gouge s Domestical Duties is an excellent exposition of Ephesians 522 69 This volume provides practical application of the husband and wife s mutual duties to each other the wife s duties toward her husband and a husband s duties toward his wife According to the editors this book was the most influential Puritan book on marriage and family It is easy to see why It is full of careful biblical guidance Hermeneutically Gouge is sometimes over reliant on biblical examples that should not be taken as normative Overall however his counsel is biblically grounded As expected Gouge presents the biblical teaching of a husband s eadership in the home and the wife s submission to her husband Gouge also sees the wife as an exalted position in the home and his counsel repeatedly calls on the husband to oving. O enter into He then discusses the mutual duties married couples
share in order for marriage to survive and thrive as well as the duties specificin order for marriage to survive and thrive as well as the duties specific men and women respectively Not only does he give detailed treatmen.