Theology of the Body
By: Addie, Kiley, & Sarah
Pope John Paul II says....
5 key facts
2. Marriage is God's gift to us, Pope John Paul II calls marriage the primordial sacrament which means the original sacrament, marriage transmits the in the visible world, the invisible meaning of God.
3. God wants us all to chose love, which will bring us deep joy within a life of virtue and holiness.
4. In Christ we find redemption, a renewal of marriage, and a foreshadowing of the joy to be found in heaven.
5. Theology of the Body highlights the woman's ability to image the Church and the man's ability to image Christ as the initiator of the gift, one who serves and loves generously.
Why TOB is helpful for someone wanting to find lasting love....
True love is faithful, free, fruitful, and total
To have true love, chastity is important before marriage, so that you're body is a gift to one person, and that once you give yourself to them, you are in complete union with them
For your love to prosper, Natural Family Planning can be used as a means to have your marriage be fruitful instead of contraception which is morally inexcusable