Views on marriage

This mind map shows the views of marriage by Christians

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  • Created on: 02-04-13 20:44
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  • Views on marriage
    • It is intended to be for life so solemn vows are made with God as witness
    • It was part of God's plan right from the start; the creation story makes that clear
    • Most see it as a sacramental covenant
    • It enables the couple to experience the joy of sexual fulfillment and commitment
    • It is a partnership of equals
      • A minority of Christians believe that husbands and wives have different roles
      • Most Christians see this as meaning that roles are shared and decisions are joint
      • The Roman Catholic Church teaches that every sexual act of should be open to the possibility of children
    • It provides a stable environment for rearing children
    • It enriches and strengthens society


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