Strengthening families through biblical principles.
Focus on the Family addresses the use of biblical principles in parenting and marriage to strengthen the family.
None of that is what a husband would do (except if #3 would hit by factors outside of their control). This is based on the precept that Adam saw Eve as the completion of himself: "at last! She is bone of my own bone and flesh of my own flesh" and therefore "a man shall go out from his mother and father and be joined to his wife - the two becoming one flesh". (Genesis 2:23-24).
I'm a loosey goosey Catholic who married an agnostic.I'd say the worst thing is not leading their wife in the things of the Lord.
I believe you Tessa. You are made of special DNA. I have to question how grateful I would feel if I had to be full time carer for my wife. I think I might be full of self pity.I suppose it happens .
It is a privilege to be able to look after someone, especially if it is a person you love. I would thank God that I was able to do it.