Even though I am personally single and unmarried, I am a firm believer in marriage being God’s best for the family unit. These marriage quotes by inspirational Christians is part of my effort to help you have healthy and happy marriages. It is my prayer that within these quotes you will find inspiration and encouragement for your marriage. The current world-view of marriage makes it something cheap and disposable. I believe this breaks the heart of God. Some of these marriage quotes might challenge you and they may challenge what you have been taught by those who do not honor the precepts of God but I believe that if you will take to heart these marriage quotes by inspirational Christians you will find that your will have a happy and healthy home.
13 Marriage Quotes by Inspirational Christians
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. - Robert Quillen
What you are as a single person, you will be as a married person, only to a greater degree. Any negative character trait will be intensified in a marriage relationship, because you will feel free to let your guard down – - that person has committed himself to you and you no longer have to worry about scaring him off. - Josh McDowell
Part of being a good spouse is to help keep your home in order, putting everything in its place. However, it is not your duty to put your spouse in their place. - Anonymous
The proof that you love someone is not that you have warm affectionate feelings toward them. The proof is in your actions, your words and your sacrifice, your willingness to give the best of yourself and your willingness to get nothing in return. - Katherine Walden
Christ’s life unfolds, in part, as we learn to appreciate the gifts He has given us. How easy it is to blame others for our unhappiness, but we are only unhappy when something other than Christ has become our life. (For example) The husband or wife who has Christ as their life, comes to their spousal relationship already satisfied. They do not come continually looking to made happy by another person’s attention; they bring Christ’s life to their spouse. - Francis Frangipane
Marriage is not finding the right person, it is being the right person. - Anonymous
I don’t believe couples fall out of love – they fall out of repentance. - Gary Thomas
Forgiveness is the only way to break the cycle of blame–and pain–in a relationship…It does not settle all questions of blame and justice and fairness…But it does allow relationships to start over. In that way, said Solzhenitsyn, we differ from all animals. It is not our capacity to think that makes us different, but our capacity to repent, and to forgive. - Philip Yancey
There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage. - Martin Luther
Eve was not taken out of Adam’s head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him. - Matthew Henry
Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved. - Barbara Johnson
Unfaithfulness in the key relationships of life is a common failure for many people in contemporary society. This lack leads to so much misery. We who trust Christ must not allow the world to squeeze us into its mould. What wonderful blessings flow from faithfulness in keeping our vows. Examine your life. Is it characterized by faithfulness? God is faithful. He keeps his promises to us. Keep your promises to God and to those with whom you have entered into covenant. - Harry Buis
The greatest thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. And the greatest thing a mother can do for her children is to love their father. - Josh McDowell
The Bible teaches us that marriage is honorable in all things. I hope that these marriage quotes by inspirational Christians have encouraged and strengthened you and as such, strengthened your marriage as well.