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Social responsibility
Marriage

What is the purpose of marriage?

What is the history of marriage?

Have there been any changes in marriage through time?

The greatest changes in marriage have been in the last 100 years.

Marriage is the binding together of two people.

By getting married, one is able…

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Religiously, nothing has changed and the traditions are still there.



A brief history of marriage

Marriage has changed enormously in the last century. Before modern times it was influenced
far more by economic and social necessity. It was almost impossible economically for a
couple to split up. People were probably…

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Doesn't possess the other
Shares their body with their partner- sexual relationship

Love is the most empowering thing in our world today. It is the strongest driver to do
things for another. Love takes us through the barriers.

Religious and civil marriage ceremonies

In all Christian Churches the bride and…

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A threat to Christian marriage

The Catholic Church does not recognise this as Christian marriage and considers this a
threat to Christian marriage. Christian marriage is based on the biblical understanding of
the natural order, which a marriage is between a man and a woman.

Civil partnerships are just as…

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