Sunday Quotes: Marriage and the Kingdom

“Marriage is more than your love for each other. It has a higher dignity and power, for it is God’s only ordinance, through which he wills to perpetuate the human race till the end of time. In your love you see only your two selves in the world, but in marriage you are a link in the chain of the generations, which God causes to come and to pass away to his glory and calls into his kingdom.”

– Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Letters and Papers from Prison

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