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Jewish Weddings and Wine

The secret to a Jewish marriage is hidden in the wine.

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Published: November 26, 2011

Visitor Comments: 51

(45) Renee, January 12, 2014 3:57 AM

Very nice concept but how can you become one? In what ways or actions?

(44) Kenice, June 12, 2012 1:33 PM

Lovely!

Thank you, I am being married to a wonderful man in December, and this illustrates to me one of the differences between living together and being married.

(43) Cathryn True Varlet, June 8, 2012 4:43 PM

I love the picture of the crushed grape and the blend of the wine, because the two truly "become one", in the Covenant marriage between a man and a woman. Just as in the weave of a three-stranded cord, mentioned in Ecclesiastes, the weave of the two, with God in the center, creates the strongest weave of all.

(42) Anonymous, June 7, 2012 1:30 PM

Wiah my first marriage had been like wine

We started out no more than kids, but we're so fiercely independent never made wine just stayed two different types of grapes. I think the process of becoming wine has to be God the winemaker. And the two varieties must surrender themselves to Him.

(41) Gwendolyn, June 6, 2012 10:29 PM

Excellent

I thought this was an excellent picture of what marriage is supposed to be. When my husband left this world behind I felt as if half of me had been ripped away. We had been together 46 years and were still in love.

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