You insist that this is your. If we enter into marriage that is void of the covenant, we miss the privilege to bear the godly seed and we get pagan kindred see verse That is why Courtship is good and necessary. If there must be long separation before the arranged marriage can take place, the heart should be guarded carefully.
It is tragic that marriage should be treated so cynically by so many people. It is that which impels you to select one friend from among all the others.
It should include much advice to assist in making a wise choice, not one based primarily on emotion. This discussion will not deal with the signing of a so-called "marriage covenant", but instead will emphasize knowing the Biblical truth about the faithfulness of the covenant keeping God.
Parental Guidance Parents should assume their God given responsibility to assist their children in wise marriage choices.
The This is the principle of not beginning a courtship until reasonably prepared for marriage by parents' estimation. Do not plan to isolate yourselves during your date in dark or solitary places where you can be easily tempted. How often persons have been hurt in this way is reflected in the lines of a popular song:.
Powers awaken in us at this time of our life which we must learn to control. The trouble is that love is blind and we always think she is an angel when we are courting.
When are we ever perfectly prepared? In some cases this ideal is very difficult to maintain, but in spite of that it still remains the ideal. I am not good enough to do that, but while others that are talented in this field are limping, let me offer my meagre knowledge in this.
Sadly, too few married couples or wedding witnesses have a sense of the seriousness of the covenant or of their role as life long witnesses. Join or log in to Facebook.