Marriage is a lifelong choice, a vocation, and a sacrament, and preparing for it takes more than planning the ceremony. Over time the partners will reflect, discuss, and take action toward building a more complete unity in mind, body, and heart. Through the sacrament of marriage, spouses are joined together in the Lord and become a new sign of God‰Ûªs presence to the world.Part of the Liguori Sacramental Preparation Series, this workbook prepares couples for their new life as husband and wife. Key features include:
Topical chapters written by experts in Catholic teaching
Practical tools for living your Christian marriage
Frequent references to Scripture, the Catechism, and other key documents
A step-by-step guide to the rite
Questions and assessments for discussion and understanding
Unique chapters that deal with Natural Family Planning and special cases such as convalidation, military couples, and interfaith marriages.