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The Convenience of Marriage

From Lewis today I have this profound insight into marriage. (Well, actually, I just had to post it because it is so funny.)

Aravis also had many quarrels (and, I’m afraid even fights) with Cor, but they always made it up again: so that years later, when they were grown up they were so used to quarrelling and making it up again that they got married so as to go on doing it more conveniently.

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C.S. Lewis

Marriage According to the Bible

This is why a man leaves his father and mother
and becomes attached to his wife, and they become one flesh
(Gen 2, 24) 9,910 more words


Fact of the day: 16th July

On this day in 1557 Anne of Cleves (b. 1515) died.

Anne of Cleves was Queen of England from 6 January 1540 to 9 July 1540 as the fourth wife of King Henry VIII. 280 more words

Fact Of The Day

My thoughts on remarriage and communion (articlizing)

To begin, in this post, I will be using the term remarriage as a marriage between two people in which one or both have living spouses from a previous marriage. 2,839 more words


9th July 1540 - Anne of Cleves and Henry VIII's Marriage Is Annulled

On the 9th July 1540, the marriage of Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves was declared null and void. They had married on the 6th January 1540 but things hadn’t gone well from the start. 400 more words

Henry VIII

Burn a candle...and LIVE

I insert this beautiful song below my post with lyrics.  This song by Chris Rice captures my heart completely.  I have been busy and thinking where my next post would go for several months.    1,134 more words



June 12, the date, as used in the media and in discussions, is really not a day, it is a period. 503 more words