Spencer W. Kimball was truly a man of God and is able to give advice on how 2 people should enter into a marriage and how to avoid divorce. Even though family and friends are still a part of everyone's lives, marriage is and should be a contract between 2 people with those 2 people working out their problems together with respect and understanding for each other.

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By Lora (The United States) · October 17, 2011
I feel funny giving a rating to a nonfiction religious book written by a prophet of God, so I opted not to. Still, I wanted to add this one since I finished it today. The book is a combination of two talks-- one written to a couple preparing to be married the next day and the other a discourse on... ...more
By Heidi (Provo, UT) · ★★★★★ · June 20, 2010
This a great little book with 2 essays written by President Spencer W. Kimball. He very bluntly writes about the do's and don'ts of marriage and I think we would all do well with the reminders in this book. One essay is specifically for a young couple who will be marrying the next day, I believe.... ...more
By Dana · ★★★★★ · January 03, 2014
The advice in this book was very helpfully as a newlywed 35 years ago. ...more
By Meg (Canada) · ★★★★☆ · February 25, 2010
This was a cute little book. The advice was great. However I was disapointed that it was the same as a story in "Faith Proceeds the Miracle". I was just so excited to read something new and it wasn't. ...more
By Jennifer (North Las Vegas, NV) · August 20, 2010
I think every person should get a copy of this book at their wedding, and then read it every year after...great advice! ...more
By James (The United States) · ★★★★☆ · March 25, 2013
Great little book that every couple should read together. ...more