Marriage & the Mystery of the Gospel

Pastor and author Ray Ortlund explains how his eyes were opened anew as he began to study Genesis 1-2 and answer the question, “Why does marriage matter?” Human marriage is a great mystery that has the aroma of Christ all over it, and that’s why Satan hates it.

Pastor Ray Ortlund explains that men are predatory by nature, which is life depleting. A Christian husband should aim to fill his wife with life. View Show Notes →
Ray Ortlund says God was intentional when He made two distinct genders. He created us male and female not just for reproduction but for the whole purpose of love and romance. View Show Notes →
Ray Ortlund explains how his eyes were opened anew as he began to study Genesis 1-2 and answer the question, "Why does marriage matter? View Show Notes →

Meet Series Guests

Ray Ortlund

Ray Ortlund (PhD, University of Aberdeen) serves as the pastor of Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tennessee. He is on the council of the Gospel Coalition and is the president of Renewal Ministries. He and his wife, Jani, have been married for over forty years.