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How would you respond if your partner did this for you?
The greatest sadness today is that so many young people are opting out of Marriage and choose cohabitation.
That is when the couple will teach their children the power of chastity. I answer back, “What is it like to be called by God to be married. Just as every priest must learn how to pray and to share how the Lord is calling him to priesthood, so too, shouldn’t every couple be able to articulate to their family and friends how the Lord is calling them to this Sacrament of Marriage?
There are many couples today who are doing just that.
As the children grow up, they will be told about the prayers as they come to an age of questioning about them.
You can bet that when the children are teens they will, at some point, sneak into their parents’ bedroom to read these prayers. When we pray we open ourselves to allow the Lord to shape and form our families and thus the saying, “The family that prays together stays together.” People preparing for marriage will ask what it is like to be called by God to be a priest.
Some couples write a dating prayer which they recite at the end of their evening.But I'm a lot less blithe, now, about how simple it is to find that time. Things -- marriage things, parenting things, life things in general -- go better when we pray together. A married couple is like a pair of musical instruments.One thing we have going for us, though, is that we go to bed at the same time. You may both have the same sheet music in front of you (even if you're playing different parts), but you won't make decent music together unless you're in tune.Just as preparation for priesthood takes a team of people to guide the discernment, so too, in marriage it requires a team of people to help you to grow in your discernment, Discernment begins with the couple but also includes family, mature friends, and your pastor.
In the seminary it takes four to eight years of formation with many people involved to finally bring a man to priesthood.
This kind of honesty, when brought into prayer, opens the door for the grace of God to work.