Christian Views on Marriage & Marriage Ceremonies

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Marriage is seen as a gift from God and part of God's plan for creation. The importance of Marriage is stressed by Jesus: "Therefore, what God has joined together, let man not separate" and these words are stated in the Marriage Cermony.

The words of the Marriage Ceremony stress that the promises of the Bride & Groom are made before God. At the beginning of the service, the Priest r Minister reminds the couple of the seriousness of Marriage. They are told it symbolises the relationship between Christ and the Church, and that Marriage…


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