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Family and friends played a major role in arranging marriages, especially if land and other wealth accompanied the union.

It was even possible that in times of land shortage, family interference in marriage was less common because they had nothing to bargain with.

When someone says the word marriage today we think about two people who are in love and who want to spend the rest of their lives with each other.

” my grandmother wondered every time the topic came up. They both obstinately held to the position that courtship was a foolish idea. As I grew older, I started to speak at homeschool conferences and events.

I talked with homeschool parents, students and alumni all over the country and started to see some challenges with making courtship work.

Dating was evil and Courtship, whatever it was, was godly, good and Biblical.

My grandparents would often ask why I wasn’t dating in high school.

Marriage is a serious commitment, one that isn't taken lightly for most people.

One wouldn't likely marry a stranger they just met for instance.

I’ve met plenty of women who are in a hurry to get married.

And I understand the reasons: biological clock, all your friends are married, you feel like “it’s time”, you want to have final commitment, etc.

We’ve had our problems but have worked through it all and I really want him to pop the question already.

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