Official Review: The Hidden Puzzle in Marriage

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Official Review: The Hidden Puzzle in Marriage

Post by Emie Cuevas » 17 Feb 2018, 00:20

[Following is an official review of "The Hidden Puzzle in Marriage" by Samuel Adjeipong.]
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3 out of 4 stars
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“There is a catch to intimacy in marriage”, which Hidden Puzzle in Marriage: The Twist Against Choice by Samuel Adjeipong reveals. This is a factual treatise on what God promised man in the Garden of Eden. Samuel explains what certain passages in the Bible actually mean and backs this up with examples.

In the beginning, God made man and all the animals from the dust of the Earth. He then had Adam name all the animals; afterwards he put Adam in a deep sleep and removed a rib to make Eve. This makes Woman unique out of all creation, in that she is made of Man, not dust. In presenting Eve to Adam, God made man several promises, which he still keeps to this day. These promises are expounded on in this book. As I am contemplating getting married in the near future, I was anxious to read this book to see if I was making a mistake.

The book is a real eye opener into what God meant for all of us. I especially loved the part where Samuel declares, “a woman is only a wife if she marries the right person. Otherwise, she is just a woman wearing a ring.” This really brings home why there is such a high divorce rate in the world. One of God’s promises is for a couple to prosper in marriage. Therefore, this quote also goes to show why there is so much poverty in the world.

I found the book most enlightening, not only did the author explain what certain passages in the Bible really meant he also provided copious examples. He quoted many stories from the Bible and then referenced them to the points he had explained earlier in the book. This was by far, not only the easiest part of the book to read, but also the best portrayal of what the author was trying to convey.

There are several contradictions in the book. The worst one in my eyes is where the author states that everyone believes that God created us, even if that person believes that God doesn’t exist. There are also many grammar mistakes. These are mostly where Samuel uses the wrong tense but there are others too. The biggest problem I found in reading this book was all the repetitions. The book could have been about two thirds of its actual size without them.

Although I found the information to be very useful for myself, considering the situation I am in. I am forced, because of all the grammar mistakes and repetitions, to give this book a rating of 3 out of 4 stars. I think that anybody who is single would do well to read this book, whether they are currently contemplating trying to find a partner or not. I would also advise that any councilors that advice married people and anyone in the religious profession should read this book and share its contents with the community at large.

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Post by Michael1 » 17 Feb 2018, 08:50

The book has various repetitions, and grammar mistakes whereby I give the rating 2 out of 4 Stars

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Post by cristinaro » 17 Feb 2018, 09:28

I was curious if the author managed to solve The Hidden Puzzle in Marriage. :) Thank you for your review.
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Post by kandscreeley » 17 Feb 2018, 10:39

Seems like there's lots of good information here even for old married couples. Too bad about the errors and contradictions. Still, it's worth a look.
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Post by Kalin Adi » 17 Feb 2018, 11:13

An analysis of marriage using the Bible as a reference sounds fantastic. I wonder why sometimes the author contradicts himself. I'm glad you could benefit reading this book. Thanks for the review!

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Post by Edwin277736-71 » 17 Feb 2018, 14:07

Marriage life so complex but I really love the way it has been brought forth here .Thank you.

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Post by KFree_Reads » 17 Feb 2018, 21:42

Nice review! I agree with the recommendation you gave at the end of the review. I was thinking the very same while I read your review.Some counselors usually recommend books to their clients and I definitely think this would be a great book to add to their collection. Sounds like a good book,however, I'm not sure I can get past those contradictions.Thanks for your thorough and honest review.

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Post by NeonKay » 17 Feb 2018, 23:42

Marriage life is never an easy decision if you yourself will not commit to it. That's what I think about the topic raised by the author in his book. I like how this review has been written and prior to the examples given in this section, I can see that there are points in the author's book that is debatable. I hope to read this book myself and see how it goes for me. :)
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Post by Mercy Bolo » 18 Feb 2018, 10:56

I like that this is a book for all, married or unmarried. The biblical references validate it further and can be used as a reference point for those unfamiliar with these texts. To elevate it to the next level, a round of editing is mandatory.
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Post by kfwilson6 » 21 Feb 2018, 17:26

"As I am contemplating getting married in the near future, I was anxious to read this book to see if I was making a mistake." I found this statement to be an odd thing to say and maybe it's a cultural difference between us but I hope you didn't put too much stock in one single book. This book should not sway you toward or away from marriage. There are copious books written on marriage and relationships and you could probably find one that will tell you exactly what you want to hear. Marrying "the right person" doesn't necessarily mean you happened to CHOOSE the right person, it means you married someone who will commit to and work at your marriage and that you will do the same. As a newly married woman who truly loves her husband and would never walk away from the relationship, I can tell you that I seek out books that only help me to build my marriage. There are many of those out there and it's not about who I married, it's about me and my perception of my marriage and my husband that makes all the difference.

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Post by Bamporiki » 22 Feb 2018, 13:08

Congrats i love the Book and your point as a young and single but what I like you to understand is there lot of things in marriage life you need to check and make your own experience "a woman is only a wife if she marries the right person. Otherwise, she is just a woman wearing a ring.” I like those words you quoted but try and review again their lot there you will find to improve more your give 3Stars of 4.....

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Post by prettysmart » 02 Mar 2018, 13:55

When you mentioned that "the author states that everyone believes that God created us, even if that person believes that God doesn’t exist", yes I agree that contradiction was seriously nerve-wracking but wonderful review!

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Post by Lilydarky » 13 Mar 2018, 06:47

Had grammatical errors but I like where the story goes, it gives marriage a different meaning

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Post by Ellis Cantor » 16 Apr 2018, 12:51

Never mind the grammar errors and repetitions. What about the author's stance as reader and interpreter of God's mind?

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