Acknowledging the perfect joy of suffering in Christ, but having a little fun along the way.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
No one said it was gonna be easy, but....
I saw these rings advertised on a Catholic news site, and followed the link to their home. It's a lovely site, but "crown of thorns" wedding rings? Really?
While I realize that everyone's marriage has some rocky points, and it is not champagne and roses every moment of every day, this seems a little....penitential. Starting off marriage with a sense of mortification? "With this ring, and this hair shirt, I thee wed...."