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The Three Myths of Cohabitation
Sociologist Bradford Wilcox reports the surprising results of his new international study on cohabitation and its impact on kids.
Sociologist Bradford Wilcox reports the surprising results of his new international study on cohabitation and its impact on kids. interview | Family. The Three Myths of Cohabitation.
Opinion | Family
Why I’m Happy My Son Married at 20
In a world of hookups and cohabitation, he took a leap—and made an act—of faith.
Opinion | Family. Why I'm Happy My Son Married at 20. In a world of hookups and cohabitation, he took a leap—and made an act—of faith. Rebecca Brewster
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CT Women’s Top 10 Articles of 2017: Kay Warren, Joni Eareckson Tada, and More
Readers rank the best posts of the year.
9. The Three Myths of Cohabitation. In this interview by Andrea Palpant Dilley, sociologist Brad Wilcox at the University of Virginia reports on the surprising
Opinion | Sexuality
Russell Wilson, Ciara, and Who Else Is Not Having SexSubscriber access only
The answer might surprise you.
Evangelicals constantly point out elements of today's hyper- sexualized culture: the rise of sexting, widespread porn use, the normalization of cohabitation, and the prevalence of
Opinion | Pop Culture
Holiday Traditions, Under ConstructionSubscriber access only
Why our shifting families and evolving rituals can still be cause for celebration.
to. Families have been stretched into new shapes by divorce, the rise in children born to unwed mothers, same-sex relationships, and cohabitation. Plus
Opinion | Sexuality
The Religion of The Bachelorette and Reality TV: Moralistic Therapeutic DeismSubscriber access only
Emily Maynard, who demonstrated a few evangelical signs, had a faith choice to make.
horrible break-up. Normally strong Christians might consider ambiguous religious affiliation and premarital cohabitation as deal breakers. They also
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Singles Need Married FriendsSubscriber access only
Instead of looking to celebrity couples to uphold our marital ideals, we should look to real couples in our midst.
rates, some have glorified divorce—"it's not so bad, kids!"—while others have embraced the idea of avoiding marriage all together, settling instead for serial monogamy or cohabitation.
Opinion | Family
A Tarnished Silver AnniversarySubscriber access only
What is destroying marriage in the Wes—and what has sustained my husband and me through several potentially marriage-destroying events.
The key finding of a 2010 study conducted by the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia is that divorce, non-marital childbearing, and unmarried cohabitation have led to
Opinion | Sexuality
Cohabiting Couples on the RiseSubscriber access only
The cultural trend isn't going away anytime soon. How should the church respond?
In 2008, the National Marriage Project at Rutgers University published "Cohabitation, Marriage and Child Well-being," a report in which sociologist David Popenoe traces the history of
Opinion | Family
Marriage: A Dying to the SelfSubscriber access only
Paul Tripp's 'What Did You Expect?' refreshingly goes beyond gender roles to arrive at the crux of marital problems: serving the kingdom of self.
Whether you are just now realizing your need for help, your marriage is full of conflict and riddled by anger and bitterness, or you are living in silent cohabitation, Tripp's work will open