Marriage

Why we have to stop comparing married life to single life

Society makes the mistake of pitting married life against single life, as though they are competitors in a race for greatest happiness.

Husband’s thoughts on his 27-year-marriage go viral, leave daughter in tears

She never expected to read this when she asked her dad to answer questions for a school essay.

Does your marriage need a ‘mentor’?

If you want a strong bond, you might need to call for outside assistance.

3 eye-openers from our pre-Cana class

What can a priest who can't date or marry teach us about marriage? A lot, as it turns out.

The secret to John Glenn’s heroism—his wife

The two were inseparable from the age of two, and maintained a loving and beautiful marriage to be admired.

14 funny & meaningful marriage milestones to look forward to

Whether you're approaching one year, 25 or 50 years together, you can look forward to these unconventional anniversaries.

How my sister’s speed-marriage challenged my views on true love

When I found out my stepsister got engaged after only six weeks, I was shocked. 

Is keeping a secret from your spouse ever acceptable?

Marriage experts and real women debate the grey areas of keeping secrets from your husband or wife.

How to heal from a spouse’s emotional infidelity

There's more than one way to cheat in a marriage, but only one way to heal: communication.

3 lessons I’ve learned from my parents’ interracial marriage

The racial history of America means everything to my parents' marriage ... and yet has nothing to do with the love and commitment they share.

Marriage is not a ball and chain

The word "commitment" always sounds like a big, heavy burden, especially to today's youth. But a true, loving marriage is freeing, not shackling.

7 lessons from the successful marriage of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip

Reaching a rare and beautiful milestone--their 69th anniversary--this royal pair can teach you a thing or two about what makes a marriage last.

How Natural Family Planning can strengthen your marriage

My fiance and I have decided to make family planning a shared responsibility.

4 real health benefits of love & marriage

Finding your prince charming isn't just spiritually fulfilling, it's good for your physical and mental health.