Love and Mercy is a reference book that we hope every married couple and all those intended to be married would have in their homes, not just to occupy a space on the book shelf, but to be studied and memorised. If this is done one would find this knowledge extremely beneficial whenever the necessity arises It is an in-depth research, outline, and explanation of the divine methodology within the family structure for securing a durable and peaceful marital relationship. It is based upon the Qur’an and the Sunnah of our beloved Prophet Muhammed (pbuh) and also the understanding of His companions (may Allah be pleased with them). Love and Mercy contains the following benefits: a) It’s an explanation, and a road map of the divine guidance that Allah (swt) has prescribed for mankind in dealing with the affairs of marriage life. b) It outlines (1) the prerequisite to marriage, (2) marriage as a divine institution, and (3) the foundation upon which a durable and peaceful marriage relationship can be guaranteed. c) It explains the correct basis upon which the wife or the husband should be chosen, according to the advice of the Prophet (pbuh) d) It illustrates the rights and obligations of the husband and the wife as prescribed by Allah (swt). e) What speech or action validates or invalidates the marriage, and how to avoid the fitnah of separation induced by the shaytaan, through the acquisition of knowledge, selfpurification and patience.