HEAVENLY FAMILYAfter every stage of creation, God was pleased with what he saw (Genesis 1). The only thing God found to be “not good” was the solitude of Adam (Genesis ). Hence He made a suitable human companion and established the first family on earth. He made man in His own likeness (Genesis , 27). He designed family in the likeness of Heaven.
During an interview with a couple celebrating the golden jubilee of their married life, the husband was asked, “What is the secret of your successful married life?”
He said, “In our family, we follow a division of labour. I take the decision in all the important matters. My wife takes decision in all silly matters. So there is no confusion and we are happy.” The next question was, “How do you classify matters into important and silly?”
“That is my discretion”, asserted the dominating wife.By Dr. Babu Philip, Professor, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi-682016, Kerala, India.
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