This 3 part audio set is chapter 3 from the Puritan classic _Of Domestical Duties_ (1622). This book is considered one of the best books ever written on the family.
Gouge was one of the Westminster Divines. The complete book is available at a discount at http://www.swrb.com/catalog/g.htm.
If you are interested in family matters you‚Äôll not find a better or more thoroughly Scriptural book on this topic!
Gouge's _Of Domestical Duties_ is also available on the following CD (at the "Outside Web Link" after this summary):
REFORMATION BOOKSHELF CD (Volume Twenty-two)
The Reformation Family
Family, Marriage, Raising Children, Education, Parental Duties, Family Worship, Courtship, Recreation, Amusements, Calvinistic Tract Pack, etc.
William Gouge, John Calvin, Matthew Henry, J.C. Ryle, the Westminster Assembly of Divines, Covenanted General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, J.H. Merle D'Aubigne, B.M. Palmer, J.W. Alexander, Richard Steele, Samuel Davies, Daniel Defoe, R.L. Dabney, John Witherspoon, the Reformed Presbytery (RPNA), the famous Synod of Dort (1618-1619), Thomas Manton, George Gillespie, Samuel Rutherford, C.H. Spurgeon, Jonathan Edwards, John Owen, John Brown (of Wamphray), John Brown (of Haddington), Francis Turretin, James Durham, John Howie, William Hetherington, David Steele, Samuel Miller, John Girardeau, Edward Fisher, Robert Shaw, A.W. Pink, Loraine Boettner, Augustus Toplady, Michael Wagner, the Puritan Reformed Church of Edmonton, et al.