Forgiveness in Marriage

By   •   June 20   •   Topics: ,

couple arguing

It is unfortunate in a marriage if there is an array of sordid memories of past sins on the part of either partner. If young people could only realize that a happy marriage depends not only on the present, but upon the past, they would be more reluctant to enter into loose, intimate relations with anyone and everyone. Many a marriage has been imperiled by the backlash of past sins, which were not just confessed, but “found out.”

As to the necessity of confessing past sins to one’s mate, I don’t think it is always advisable or necessary. I have known of homes that were wrecked by such confessions. The main thing is to confess any past wrongs to God, resolve to be true to your marriage vows; and absolve the black past by a spotless present.

Prayer for the day

Thank You for forgiving and forgetting the past. Help me to do the same, Lord.

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21 Comments

  1. victor says:

    forgiveness in marriage is very necessary.
    1. it brings more understanding between husband and wife.
    2. there is a blessing attach to it.
    3. it brings open doors.
    4.makes GOD please with their family; putting the enemy to same.

  2. ruby rios says:

    This is the first time I”m on this page and I’m happy I was anle to read you sir

  3. Ajibola Deborah says:

    thank you so much for this word, now I know how to handle such matters. God bless you.

  4. Micheal Toye says:

    It is better and equaly necessary to confess ones past to his|her mate because some mirrage|relationship crashed due to undisclose past. There are alot of thing that can not be hidding such as having given birth before meeting one another, having a divoced mirrage with somebody else etc.

  5. Rudo says:

    Jesus is lord. No one can come to the father except through him

  6. Bob Davis says:

    Thanks

  7. soba ojo salami says:

    Today’s message very rich and touchy. May your annointing never reduce IJN

  8. Ebenezar Victor says:

    I love God and his servants like DR billy Graham. Reinhard bonnke and others.
    May God help us in Jesus name$m