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Weekly Wrap 4.3.15: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week
Originally Posted: 04/02/2015 - 8:55pm | Type: Blog

1. At Least 10 Religious Groups Have Come Out Against Anti-LGBT 'Religious Liberty' Laws "While substantial attention has been paid to the lawmakers, athletes, businesses, and celebrities who ha ...

Evangelicals Add One More Guest to the Wedding Party: Jesus
Originally Posted: 09/29/2014 - 9:50am | Type: Blog

In an age of big-ticket destination weddings and reality show “bridezillas,” some evangelical Christians are opting for what writer Catherine Strode Parks calls “A Christ-Centered Wedding.” ...

Looking to Get Married? Try a Christian College
Originally Posted: 10/14/2013 - 11:41am | Type: Blog

When Dordt College graduates Jordan Harmelink and Rachel Tennant said “I do” at their July wedding, they joined the masses of graduates who meet their spouse at private Christian colleges. ...

Does Love Last Longer in Arranged Marriages?
Originally Posted: 05/23/2012 - 3:59pm | Type: Blog

The Rev. Sun Myung Moonteaches that romantic love leads to sexual promiscuity, mismatched couples and dysfunctional societies. NEW YORK—Elke Thompson and Sam Quinn got engaged th ...

Love and Marriage: A Kardashian Cautionary Tale
Originally Posted: 11/24/2011 - 12:46pm | Type: Blog

It’s tempting for us to scoff at Kris and Kim’s downfall, but the reality is that their marriage failed at least in part because of our society’s views of nuptial bliss. That makes us all implicitly responsibl ...