RE 4.3 Keywords

Marriage and the family

*Civil Partnership
A legal ceremony giving a homosexual couple the same legal rights as a husband and wife
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*Cohabitation
Living together without being married
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*Homosexuality
Sexual attraction to a person of the same sex
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Divorce
The legal termination of a marriage
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Marriage
Where a man and a woman are legally united for the purpose of living together as a couple
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*Adultery
A sexual act between a married perosn and someone other than their marriage partner
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*Pre-marital Sex
Sex before marriage
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*Procreation
Making a new life
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*Promiscuity
Having sex with a number of partners without commitment
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*Mahr
A sum of money placed in trust for a bride by her husband at the wedding
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*Contract
The legal document of marriage
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Nikah
The marraige contract
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Sacrament
Used by some people to mean a special agreement between God and man
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Walimah
Celebration of the marriage and a Sunnah of the Holy Prophet (SAW)
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*Nuclear Family
Mother, father and children living as a unit
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*Re-constitued Family
Where two sets of children (stepbrothers and stepsisters) become one family when their divorced parents marry eachother
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Extended Family
Where parents, children and other relations (such as grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins) all live together
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Single-parent Family
One parent living alone with their children as a result of divorce, separation, death or because the parent is unmarried
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Same-sex Family
Two same-sex parents and their children
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Mosque
Place for communal prayer and activities
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*Contraception
The delibrate prevention of pregnancy
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Living together without being married

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*Cohabitation

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Sexual attraction to a person of the same sex

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Card 4

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The legal termination of a marriage

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Card 5

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Where a man and a woman are legally united for the purpose of living together as a couple

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