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Religious Studies
Ethics 1
Religion and Medical Ethics
Roles of men and women in a Christian family
In the western world, people would say women and men are equal. However some
people may say that men and women are intended to have different roles in life
and they were created…

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Wedding ceremonies may reflect Christian beliefs about marriage. There is a
general ceremony which many denominations adopt:

The preface: This summarises what marriage is for.

Marriage is important for many Christians because of these reasons:

Marriage is a gift from God because he intended men and women to live

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Many Christians believe that the Bible makes its viewpoints about Homosexuals
clear, saying how homosexuality, or homosexual sex is a sin. They may also say
that it is due to homosexual sex that God destroyed the cities of Sodom and

Roman Catholics believe that homosexuality cannot be helped, because…

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still considered married by the Church because marriage is a promise to God, and
a spiritual bond which God has witnessed.

The Church of England does not encourage divorce, however, it accepts that
people may be unable to fulfill their vows and might find themselves in such a


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whom you have received from God?" Also, it is not good for children to be bought
up in an environment where the couple are not married.

The Church of England recognises that sex should be saved for marriage,
however, some Churches may say that it is okay if the couple…


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