With God’s Help True Intimacy is Possible

Jesus knows that even though true marriage accords with and helps to perfect our nature as human beings, after the Fall that nature cannot endure the burden of marriage’s immense responsibilities. And so He instituted a Sacrament that creates an endowment of grace for us, from which we can draw every day without ever exhausting it. This grace is how an old man can look at his spouse of many decades and say with honesty that he adores even those quirky habits that he has never been able to understand.

Read more at the Scottish Catholic Observer.