Marriage and Divorce- Key words.
MARRIAGE- A man and a woman being legally united for the purpose of living together and creating lawful children.
DIVORCE-Legally dissolving a marriage so that the couple can marry different partners.
COHABITATION- Partners living together without being married.
PROMISCUITY- Having many sexual partners and no commitment. Called fornication in the bible.
ADULTERY-Sex between a married person and someone other than their marriage partner.
MONOGAMY- Marriage to one partner exclusively.
POLYGAMY- Marriage to more than one partner at a time.
SERIAL MONOGAMY- Marrying only one partner at a time but divorcing and re-marrying several times.