Wedding bells ring aplenty at Christian colleges

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

There’s always talk about high school sweethearts.

But at several Christian colleges across the country, finding your college companion is far more likely, according to a recent Facebook survey. The survey listed the top 25 schools for men and women for finding a spouse, with 12 schools overlapping and being suitable for both genders. All 12 of those schools are Christian colleges, and between 50 and 70 percent of the college graduates married someone from their school.

“There’s a Lutheran boy for every Lutheran girl,” Jeff Schone, vice president for student life at Martin Luther College, told Religion News Service. “I’m being lighthearted when I say that. But it seems to be true.”

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