Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage
The first in a series of Bible studies based on Proverbs 31, this book offers tools to help you build your marriage on the firm foundation of faith. Applying sacred Scripture, Church teaching and pastoral wisdom, Kimberly Hahn helps you explore:
Communication skills with your spouse
Setting shared financial goals
Healing the wounds of unfaithfulness
Cultivating a spirit of generosity toward your spouse
Discussion questions help you to apply the material to your own life and make the book a valuable resource for small-group discussion. This book is also available on DVDs featuring a lively presentation of the material by the author.
About the author: Kimberly Hahn, Research Fellow and Secretary/Teasurer of The St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, is a renowned author, lecturer and Bible study leader, in addition to homeschooling her six children with St. Paul Center Founder, Dr. Scott Hahn.
Mrs. Hahn has an advanced degree in Theology and her most recent book is Life Giving Love: Embracing God's Beautiful Design for Marriage (Servant, 2002). She is also the co-author with Scott Hahn of the best-selling Rome Sweet Home: Our Journey to Catholicism(Ignatius, 1994) and Catholic Education - Homeward Bound: A Guide to Home Schooling, written with Mary Hasson (Ignatius, 1996).
Table of Contents:
Part One: Who Can Find a Good Wife?
A Woman Who Fears the Lord
Trust in the Lord
Part Two: Far More Precious than Jewels
What Really Counts
A Woman of Worth
Part Three: The Heart of Her Husband Trusts in Her
Foundation of Faithfulness
How to Build Trust Daily
Part Four: He Will Have No Lack of Gain
Part Five: She Does Him Good, and Not Harm
Part Six: All the Days of Her Life
Faithful Now and Always
The Sanctity of Marriage
Appendix A: Video Outlines
Appendix B: Questions for Women's Study, Adaptable for Married Couples
Appendix C: Questions for Couples Preparing for Marriage
True Marital Wisdom
Graced and Gifted
Beloved and Blessed