Christopher West touches on so many questions the modern man and woman have about marriage and sexuality. He does so in keeping with the beauty and awesomeness of the sacred union that is the teaching of the Scriptures and the Church. The book is in an engaging question and answer format and strips away all the misconceptions of the secular viewpoints and points with great profundity at God's grand design. West will have you seeking to live whether married or single with the purity of heart Christ has desired for us. An excellent resource for those contemplating marriage or those finding themselves in the married state.
The author, a diocesan director of marriage and family life, answers the questions about human sexuality and marriage that he always encounters in the numerous adult audiences he addresses. He provides thoughtful responses that present Catholic Church teaching in a fresh, thoroughly appealing, and convincing manner.
Christopher West is an adjunct professor of the Institute of Priestly Formation in Omaha, and a visiting professor of the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family in Melbourne, Australia. His books, extensive lecturing, and numerous tapes have sparked an international groundswell of interest in John Paul II's Theology of the Body. He and his wife, Wendy, have three children.