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Marriage

A commitment in any relationship is a challenging task. But to surrender oneself to the intimacy and the constant day-to-day demands of married life is perhaps one of the greatest opportunities for fulfilment and growth that a person can face. Is it any wonder, then, that over the centuries of Christian reflection, the Church has come to see marriage as a sign of the unconditional love Christ has for us, and a sign of the unity in which we as Christians are called to live?

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From: "12. The Sacrament of Marriage." Published by Catholic Enquiry Centre. Copyright © 1994, The Australian Episcopal Conference of the Roman Catholic Church.

 

 
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