Meeting Jesus in the Sacraments (Second Edition)

Chapter 9: CHOSEN: Lesson 16, Seg. 1: What Is Marriage?


CHOSEN: Lesson 16, Seg. 1: What Is Marriage?

Film Focus: This video features Jason Evert speaking about the beauty and the importance of marriage. In the video he explains that marriages should be free, total, faithful, and fruitful.  He also discusses the two ends of marriage. The video concludes with the importance of dying to self for a healthy marriage.

Text Focus: Pages 303–307

Discussion Questions:

  1. Jason explains that marriage should be four things; what are they?
  2. What does it mean to die to oneself in marriage? Why is understanding this important to a healthy marriage?
  3. What do you think about the groom who washed his bride’s feet? How is this gesture in keeping with the real meaning of marriage?
  4. Why does each human person long for love?
  5. What are you doing to shape your marriage before you even meet your spouse?

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