For example, did you know that emotional security is even more important than financial security to most women? by Christian author, Shaunti Feldhahn uncovers the mystery of how men think.The author interviewed more than 1,600 men and was able to draw conclusions about the average male.
The Catholic Match Institute has compiled a list of some of the best resources for individuals seeking the marriage vocation, couples looking to improve their marriages, and for those experiencing a troubled marriage.by Stephen Wood provide excellent advice on how to choose a spouse from a Catholic perspective.If you have a conflict in your dating or married relationship turn to Ask Dr. When marriage seems empty Venerable Sheen says, “The emptiness does not come from the other partner, but from the very nature of life itself.” The reason for that feeling is that the heart is made for the infinite only seeking heaven together will the couple find the infinite. Pope Paul VI Institute offers hope for couples who are having difficulty conceiving. Popcak, mixes psychology with orthodox Catholic theology to help improve relationships. Popcak provides a telephone counseling program that uses a special clinical format designed to find solutions in the first session.Here doctors practice a relatively new, highly researched science called Na Pro Technology. Each phone contact will end with something new: “[a] new technique, a new direction, more hope, greater resolve, and ultimately, a tailor-made resolution.” The site also includes online quizzes to determine if your marriage is an exception or if counseling can help your relationship. Marriage Friendly provides contact information for experienced marriage counselors who value life-long marriage. is a Catholic program for troubled marriages; Retrouvaille is French for ‘rediscovery.’ Couples spend a live-in weekend hearing talks from a priest and married. Leave us a comment describing the marriage enrichment resource that you use and love!He offers some worthy marriage advice including, “Rather than pray for God to change your spouse, pray that God would give you the supernatural ability to be more accepting of your spouse.” Arterburn address finances and budgeting as a couple, which is a topic every good marriage book should cover. Waldstein, this new translation includes never before published excerpts from Pope John Paul’s original text; and may be the most scholarly book to date on the Theology of the Body. by Ferdinand Holbock includes over 200 edifying profiles—from Mary and Joseph to St.
One caveat is that the author believes there are two exceptions for allowing divorce: abandonment and adultery—which is not in line with Catholic Church teaching. by Jeff Cavins, Mathew Pinto, and Patty Armstrong features 12 stories that will help couples put their marital problems in perspective and to understand that even the worst marriages, by God’s grace, can move from the brink of disaster to a newfound, deeper love and commitment. Couple to Couple League (CCL) is a Catholic organization that promotes Natural Family Planning to married and engaged couples. For Your Marriage, an initiative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, provides a number of valuable marriage, family, and dating resources and articles. Gianna Molla—of saintly role models through the ages that show that married people can attain holiness through their marriage—not in spite of their marriage. by Fletcher Doyle includes a rundown of what NFP is and facts about its use.A must listen for those discerning marriage as well as the married.If you like the audio, read (book edition) for more great marital advice from Sheen. Money matters are one of the divisive issues in most marriages.Most simply try to find someone they are attracted to and then fall into a relationship. There is a better way: Establish what you should be looking for before you get started.” 4. Barron comments on Marriage and Relationships and makes a point about what you should really be looking for in a spouse to make a happy marriage. Ladies beware of guys like the The Flip-Flopper, The Fixer-Upper, The Walking Hormone, The Smooth Criminal, The Control Freak, The Tearful Cheater, and The Spiritual Midget, who are some of the types that Jason & Crystalina Evert advise against in their smart dating book called, How To Find Your Soulmate Without Losing Your Soul: 21 Secrets for Women. Damon Owens does all of the teachings on the DVDs, and he is a dynamic and captivating speaker. With little kids that may be almost impossible, but the reason behind Fr. “If you have fun with your spouse, you think of fun as something that happens when your spouse is around.The Evert’s point out, “if you’re not dating with your eyes on forever, you’re just dating to break up.” A necessary pep talk for every woman who’s dating. Real Love by Mary Beth Bonacci, a revised and updated edition, should be read by anyone who wants to be on the right track for dating and eventually marriage. How will I know when I meet the person I should marry? If you go off by yourself when you want to have fun, you start to think of your spouse as the person who gets in the way when you want to have fun.” Engaged couples should read this book to get a good start on their marriage, however, this book is beneficial for any couple who wants to improve their marriage.If you treat spending as a spiritual decision not only will you be debt-free, you’ll grow in your relationship with God.