• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

In marriage, a few marriage vows are taken these vows are there to guide and help a marriage work out.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Marriage coursework In marriage, a few marriage vows are taken these vows are there to guide and help a marriage work out. These are not the only reasons that should be followed but there are many reasons that could change a Christian marriage and there are different situations in marriage that are dealt in different ways. To go more into the guide of marriage and about different marriage situations. There are different vows so now these vows will be looked at. I will start by looking at the vow 'for better for worse'. This is a vow from the roman catholic church which literally means what ever comes during marriage good or bad they should work through them as a couple. Now in marriages there is a lot of jealousy that can cause trouble between the couples for example if man marries a woman and she is unqualified and he is then later in the marriage the woman gets better qualified. ...read more.

Middle

If the couples follow this vow then they would work through it as a couple. This is another vow, which is done after the homily the priest will ask 'will you accept children lovingly from god'. If you agree and confirm 'yes' then during marriage you should be willing to have children. If the answer is 'no' that, you do not want children then the consequences are that your marriage will not be valid. There is a big responsibility of having children as you are passing the word of god on. To do this you would need to have children then you would be able to teach gods teachings by taking them too church. You would also have to as a parent live in the way of Jesus as you would influence your child life. The main problem is money matters but this can be dealt with now by benefits and other resource. ...read more.

Conclusion

Some good Christians would stay with their partner and follow the vow and not give up on their partner I would say this makes a couple have a much stronger relationship. If you decide not to stay with your partner then I would say that you are wrong, you should really stay with your partner, and you are making a mistake you should not leave your partner but you should support them even more as they will need it. The vows that are taken during a Roman Catholic marriage are the basic guide to a strong and good marriage they also determine the way a Christian couple should live during marriage. People that get married are all different from each other and they do not react in the same way and they all have they own views. Some couples are very different and they believe in what they think is right to do during marriage. Adeil Iqbal ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Family, Marriage and Divorce section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Family, Marriage and Divorce essays

  1. Why are marriage rates declining?

    The main way in which sociologists may do this is by: > Questionnaires > Interviews (formal/informal) > Observation Questionnaires Questionnaires are sets of questions, which the sociologists hands out to their sample of people. There are two different types of questions that can either have open or closed answers.

  2. Free essay

    Describe the biblical teachings of marriage and family life

    Explain how Roman Catholics might put their beliefs about marriage and family into action. This essay will focus on how Catholics can put their beliefs about marriage and family into action. Christians should realise a marriage is a vocation, something special not just a legal agreement.

  1. The Ethics of Marriage

    This means that there must be a significant reason for the termination of the most intimate unity in this universe. Higgins specifies all of the important reasons that divorce should not be permitted in society, the first and most critical being children.

  2. Religion Coursework

    nuggets were gone A green traffic light turned straight to red I hit my brakes and mumbled under my breath His fries went a flying and his orange drink covered his lap Well then my four year old said a four letter word That started with "s" and I was

  1. Explore the views of young people on: a marriage related issue. ...

    Adultery is a terrible betrayal of trust. Some partners find solace in another person outside the marriage and lead themselves astray and by doing so, ruin the trust in the relationship and cause marriage breakdown. Children are an issue, which do cause arguments inside a relationship.

  2. "Life long marriage is too difficult for man people today. The church should be ...

    However some Catholics believe if a marriage is not life long then the sacrament is not as special as it should be. It should be life long because vows for a life long relationship were made before God and "what God has joined together let no man put asunder" (Mark 10:9).

  1. Compare Marriage in Thailand and the UK

    From this time, Thai people influenced by Western ideas and to be fond of one married, one wife and one husband. However, the majority of families in Thailand were extended rather than nuclear. Marriage in Thailand in the past was not all different to that in the UK.

  2. Religion and human relationships Religion and medical ethics - views of Christians and Moslems.

    Allah had said that women were to have rights to property and that the female infanticide should stop. He helped to improve women?s status and conditions. Although the rights of women are different to those of men, they do have the basic and fundamental rights to marry, divorce, to study,

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work