Human Relationships Key Words

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Adult
A married person having sex with someone who isn't their husband or wife
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Celibacy
Never getting married or having sex
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Civil Partnership
The joining of a same-sex couple with the same rights and responsibilties in a civil
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Cohabitation
living together in a sexual relationship without being married
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Immoral
Wrong; not acceptable according to religious teachings
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Marriage
The formal joining of a man and woman as husband and wife
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Promiscuity
Having many sexual partners
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Sacrament
A ceremony by which Christians believe God acts directly on a person some believe that marriage is a sacrament so can't be undone by divorce
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Submissive
Humbly obedient
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Roles
Characteristic and expected social behaviour of a person
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Matrimony
ceremony of marriage to unite to two people
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Union
Joining people together
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Eternal
Without beginning or end; lasting forever
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Procreation
To bring new life into being; to produce
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Vows
Solemn promises to act or behave in a certain way
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Monogamy
The practice of marrying only one person in a lifetime
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Divorce
The legal separation of a married couple
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Annulment
Formal declaration that a marriage bond no longer exists
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Contraception
The deliberate prevention of conception through a range of methods
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Homosexuality
Sexual desire for a person of the same gender
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Celibacy

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Never getting married or having sex

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Civil Partnership

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Cohabitation

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Immoral

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