Christian views on marriage

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Which part of the marriage quote suggests certain Christians may not believe in divorce?
to love and to cherish; till death do us apart; according to God's holy law.
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What are 4 reasons for why a Christian would be sexist?
Eve is made from Adam’s rib. Rape/adultery were seen as a violation of man’s ownership rights. Women had no authority in the church.
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What is the role the man and the woman in a traditional Christian family?
Women:Take care of the children and provide a clean home for the children and the husband. Men: Go to work and provide money for the family to live off.
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Give a quote from the bible that shows certain Christians might be against homosexuality.
"One must not lie with a man as one lies with a woman."
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What is a vow?
A vow is a sacred promise that one makes during a marriage ceremony in front of God and to their loved one, in God's home (church).
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What do rings symbolise?
Everlasting love.
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Does the Church of England encourage divorce?
No, but it allows Divorce.
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Why doesn't the catholic church agree to divorce?
Marriage is both a legal bond on earth and spiritual bond which God has witnessed. The latter cannot be broken using temporal laws.
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Why would some Christians believe homosexuality is wrong?
Two people of the same gender cannot have sexual intercourse therefore it is not nature but is nurture.
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Why might some Christians accept homosexuality?
They believe homosexuality is nurture therefore it is God's intention for people to be homosexual, so it is not a bad thing.
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Eve is made from Adam’s rib. Rape/adultery were seen as a violation of man’s ownership rights. Women had no authority in the church.

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