I kissed dating goodbye video

"Youth, zeal, certainty, ambition ..have the tendency to set the world on fire.

I was writing to fellow Christians, I was saying, 'We need to be serious about our faith, we won't have sex until we're married, and if we want to avoid premarital sex, we should radically change our lifestyle, and that means we should stop dating.'" The book quickly became a staple among the Christian community, selling over 1.2 million copies and propelling Harris to instant fame.

, written by Joshua Harris and first published in 1997, argued that traditional dating was “a training ground for divorce” because it puts people in the habit of quitting relationships when things get tough.

And it argued that any kind of physical intimacy before marriage was a violation of the sacredness of married sexuality, and could lead to lifelong regret.

became a phenomenon in conservative Christian circles.

Romance on God’s Terms Joshua Harris builds on his highly popular conference series and bestselling book, I Kissed Dating Goodbye, to give young adults God’s direction as they seek a lifetime love.

Three sessions help viewers understand love, purity, and trust from the Bible’s perspective.

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"In today's world, we spend so much energy being right and proving others wrong," he says in the talk's description.

"Twenty years ago I wrote a best-selling book about dating that I'm now realizing misguided and even hurt some people.

Now includes two bonus features: Courtship Shmourtship and Courtship: A Community Project. I applaud Josh’s forthrightness, courage, God-given conviction, and ability to articulate a message that is desperately needed.” —Elisabeth Elliot Joshua Harris is senior pastor of Covenant Life in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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