Interviews on Marriage

What Should I Do If My Wife Says She Doesn't Love Me?

by John Piper

John Piper says that an unloved spouse should stay compassionately committed.

How Should a Couple Considering Marriage Deal With Sexual Sins From Previous Relationships?

by John Piper

John Piper says that all sin should be given to God first and then spoken about openly with your spouse-to-be.

Is It Biblical to Think That Physical Attraction Must Be a Component of a Godly Marriage?

by John Piper

John Piper says spouses should focus mainly on cultivating attractive spirits, not attractive bodies.

How Do You Decide What to Preach At Weddings?

by John Piper

John Piper says that any biblical truth can be a marriage sermon.

What Can I Say to My Christian Friend Who Just Got Engaged to a Non-Christian?

by John Piper

John Piper says that our love for Jesus should control our love for another, not the other way around.

What Is At Stake In the Battle to Redefine Marriage?

by John Piper

John Piper says that our definition of marriage has great spiritual, cultural, and social effects.

How Can Wives Encourage Their Husbands?

by John Piper

John Piper mentions three ways a Christian wife can bless her husband.

What Should a Wife Do When Her Husband Doesn't Lead Spiritually?

by John Piper

John Piper offers several ideas for how a wife can help her husband take responsibility for the spiritual life of his family.

Is It Wrong for Married People to Have Friends of the Opposite Sex?

by John Piper

John Piper explains how we can have friendships that don't threaten the exclusivity of our marriages.

How Can I Heal My Marriage After Committing Adultery?

by John Piper

John Piper reaffirms God's design to help his people—and their marriages—through others in their local church.

How Is Marriage a Mystery?

by John Piper

Listen to John Piper talk about why Paul calls marriage a mystery.