By Fr Paul Kariuki Muriu
The covenant of love between a man and a woman is a reality that is faced with joys and sorrows. The joy of love that is experienced in marriage continually nurtures the desire to get married and to remain faithful to the end in spite of the pains.
The Church being mother and teacher, raises her children to embrace the vocation of marriage whole heartedly, without ignoring the sufferings of those that are experiencing very difficult moments.
In this article, I shall distinguish three aspects: the reality of marital tensions, the breakdown of some marriages, and re-marriage.