Two Become One: An Orthodox Christian Guide to Engagement and Marriage
Two Become One is aimed at helping the young person who is embarking upon the grand adventure of finding a life partner (although married couples will also find much of benefit in it). Couples are encouraged to read this book together. It will take them through the process of preparing oneself for marriage, finding a life partner, working out whether he or she is the right one, enjoying an effective engagement period, and developing a sound and profound understanding of what marriage is all about, as a firm foundation for the lifelong adventure of marriage.
About the Authors:
Ireni Attia is a Christian counselor who has been working in private practice since 2005, as well as being a school counselor since 2010. She works with individuals, couples, families, and groups addressing a range of issues. She enjoys facilitating parenting and relationship seminars with the aim of helping couples and families establish and maintain healthy relationships. She is married with two children.
Rev. Antonios Kaldas has served as parish priest of Archangel Michael and St. Bishoy Coptic Orthodox Church in Mount Druitt, Sydney, Australia, since 1991. He was previously a medical doctor, has been heavily involved in the spiritual education of children and youth, is currently an active researcher in the philosophy of mind and cognitive science at Macquarie University, and lectures in Apologetics and Philosophy at St. Cyril’s Coptic Orthodox Theological College (formerly Pope Shenouda III Theological College) in Sydney. He is married with two children and a number of pets.