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Lifelong Erotic Sex in Marriage: Replacing Infatuation with Intimacy

Author: Rabbi Moshe ben Asher, Ph.D. & Magidah Khulda bat Sarah

Explores the effect of destructive cultural ideas in the failure of marriages; contemporary problematic sex-based roles and related activity that cannot provide a healthy foundation for marriage and family life, but lead instead to marital infidelity; the damaging and destructive outcomes and costs of marital infidelity; healthy foundation for marriage and family; misguided ideas of romance promoted to increase commercial profits, but which become ingrained cultural marital expectations; the character of authentic intimacy; the connections between authentic intimacy and lifelong fulfilling sexual relations; and the foundations of successful marital intimacy. (15 pp.)

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