The other is that once you say the words “I do” your freedom is gone forever and your life is over (at least until a judge determines otherwise).
But the sacrament of marriage, rightly understood, is a ministry, a service, the lifelong advancement of two souls striving to sanctify themselves, one another, and the children that may come of their union.
There is no shortcut to that 50th wedding anniversary.
Tolstoy began Anna Karenina with the line, “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” But reading the book by Leila Miller, provides ample evidence that despite the circumstances, the effects of divorce on children are remarkably similar.
It is not politically correct to say that children suffer greatly from the divorce of their parents.” While the breakdown of the family, and its effects, become more apparent with each passing day, the faithful search for answers.Denise is a wife, mother, and Catholic convert who writes at The Motherlands.She lives in Oregon with her husband and two children.General Family Law and Divorce Information from Law DIVORCE & ANNULMENT RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS: Before filing for divorce or annulment in Louisiana, a person needs to have is resided in a parish within this state for six months.(Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure - CCP 10) DIVORCE GROUNDS: Excluding covenant marriages, a divorce may be granted on the following grounds if the petitioner can prove: EXTRA REQUIREMENTS FOR PARENTS OF MINOR CHILDREN: In Louisiana, the court may require parents of minor children to participate in a court-accepted program or seminar for divorcing parents.