Through this sacrament grace is conferred upon the contracting parties for the proper exercise of their duties towards each other and towards their children, and for the furtherance of their happiness in the family.The primary purpose of marriage is the bringing of children into the world.and note in this he is talking about one’s wife: Let your fountain be blessed, And rejoice in the wife of your youth.
The touching, caressing, massaging and kissing of another person's body can take place through the clothing or under the clothing, and 'heavy petting' usually involves removing some clothing and touching BELOW the waist.
Chapter IMarriage is Sacred Danger in Personal Sex Attraction Purity is Beautiful Impurity is Forbidden Chapter IISoul-death The Sixth Commandment The Ninth Commandment Temptation is not a sin Chapter IIIPassionate Kissing"Petting" or "Necking"Improper Liberties The Parked Car Drinking Indecent Entertainment Immodest Conversation Dangerous Reading Chapter IVThree General Principles"Don'ts" on Dates Teen-age Dating Chapter VTips for Chaste Company Keeping Regular Confession Frequent Holy Communion Prayer Self-denial Avoiding the Occasions of Sin Love of Jesus and Mary Chapter VICare and Common Sense How to Choose a Marriage Partner Mixed Marriages A Trinity of Love Marriage is a serious life-long career, ordained by God for the highest possible natural functions.
God considers this contract of marriage to be so important that He made it a sacrament.
The biblical and godly response for those who care about the other person and about God’s will and desire to please Him is to flee temptation. Compare the following: Contrary to the claims of our president about sex, kissing and heavy petting is sexual and a part of the sexual relationship of intimacy called foreplay.
In discussing the beauty of sexual intimacy and how it can be a magnet that protects us from adultery, the writer of Proverbs had the following to say …