Marriage and Religion Today

Submitted by brucewhealton on Thu, 07/11/2019 - 14:57

Back in 1994, I got engaged to Lynn and it was the happiest day of our lives.  Religion and circumstances made things less than perfect in the years that followed.  I was raised as a Christian and some of the teachings of Christianity can do harm when applied rigidly and without consideration for how we apply those ideas.  My mind was too immature back then, unfortunately.  Sometimes good intentions can be twisted.  There might be good intentions in preparing people for marriage and the seriousness of the commitment.  However, there is nothing that would have changed on the day of the marri