According to a recent Pew Survey, about 40% of Americans believe marriage is obsolete
Is marriage obsolete?
According to a new poll by Time/Pew, about 40% surveyed felt that marriage is obsolete! Almost 50% answered "no" to the question, "Do you want to get married?" About 70% answered "yes" in 1960!
The most desirable qualities stated in the survey for a good husband/wife/partner were:
1. Is a good father or mother (over 90%)
2. Puts family before everything (over 70%).
3. Is a good sexual partner (about 50%)
Here is a link to the original Time/Pew article: Click here
My work is to help couples move through their relationship issues, deepen their commitment and create more passion in their lives. Do you believe that the FORM of the relationship affects the COMMITMENT to the relationship? All relationships exist in a context and what do you believe the changing context of committed relationships mean for ultimate future for relationships?
The times, they are a changin' an I'd like to know how YOU feel about marriage these days. Please comment below and let me know. This IS important!
Thanks so much,
Dr. Adam Sheck