Monthly Archives: December 2008

Polygamy Poll- What do you think the Bible teaches about it?

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History of Western Polygamy Debates

Welcome to a brief history of Western Polygamy debates. This section is due to grow in the future, but for the moment we have listed below, in chronological order, all the English-language works on polygamy so far identified from the … Continue reading

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Polygamy links

The following links are provided as an alternative to spending hours using search engines and tearing your hair out. The pages the links lead to are not provided by this site, and while some are very good, we cannot vouch … Continue reading

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What the Bible teaches about Marriage

The following article is published with permission of the author, Steven Butt. The article originally aappeared as a post on the bfree listserve. This is an email discussion group maintained by Steve and his family, and covers many subjects. Many … Continue reading

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Marriage is for life, not forever

How long does a marriage last? Given that the Bible only allows very limited grounds for divorce, does that mean that marriage lasts for ever? Or is it true that marriage is also ended by death? 

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Unlicensed Marriages and the Church

Is it possible for a Christian to contract a marriage without a marriage licence, the reading of banns, or other officially recognised forms of wedding?

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John Milton on Polygamy

John Milton (1608-1674) Here you will find details of one of the earliest comprehensive defences of Polygamy in the English language, by a significant poet, theologian and statesman. See below for Biographical details and excerpts from Milton’s rarest work

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