Marriage in Christianity

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Marriage in the Uk - Times are changing

  •  The number of marriages in the Uk has been decreasing for at least 30 years
  • It is becoming more popular and acceptable for couples to live together as a kind of trial marriage before they do it for real
  • This actually shows that the marriage is more likely to break down if they live together before
  • 90% of women and 80% of men are married by the age of 30
  • This is a sign that marriage is becoming more popular again

Christians say marriage should be forever

  • The Christian faith values marriage very highly- they say that the joining of a husband and wife in matrimony reflcts the union of Jesus and his followers
  • Jesus taught that marriage should be a lifelong commitment
  • It


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