While it is important for teachers of religion to consider how television portrays marriage, it may be even more important to consider how we use television and how we help people engage the media with critical perception. People of faith need to do a cultural intervention, providing a deep and sustaining vision of what marriage can be over time and in connection with community.
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Hess, Mary E. “Marriage on TV.” Word & World 23, no. 1 (2003): 48–56.
Hess, Mary E., "Marriage on TV" (2003). Faculty Publications. 93.