marriage

The Gates’ impending divorce: Any possible complicity of work?

James Dobson’s (2004) book entitled ‘Marriage under Fire’ readily came to mind when I read the news of the impending collapse of Bill and Melinda Gates’ marriage. Dobson argued that ‘civilisation’ trends constitute fire against the institution of marriage. He wrote, particularly from the perspective of liberality in American popular culture, including the gay movements …

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“IT IS NOT GOOD THAT A (WO)MAN SHOULD LIVE ALONE”: WHERE IS THE UNITY OF LIFE WHEN COUPLES LIVE APART…?

One of the primary functions or purposes of marriage is the companionship of spouses, a fact that is supported by biblical position: “It is not good that a man should live alone!” Marriages thrive well and parenting is more productive when couples are physically proximate and cooperative in bringing up their children. Being together and …

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