Marriage Works: The Ultimate Guide to Marriage A repackage of the classic marriage book from popular author J.John. We are constantly being told that marriage is a doomed institution. The prevailing attitude is that you can try marriage if you want - just don't expect it to last. Marriage Works is a positive statement that marriage can work and is a helpful and sympathetic guide to the interior of marriage. In this book, J.John considers what marriage and love are all about, singleness, the delicate issues of dating, the alternatives to marriage, and the awesome seriousness of making that decision, creating a marriage, the wedding, the early days, and the principles of making your marriage a success, defending your marriage, resolving conflicts, affair proofing, crisis management and marriage repair.