MARRIAGE A PowerPoint Presentation by: Sir David Ochieng’ The President Sir David Ochieng’ Foundation Kenya
DEFINITIONS OF MARRIAGE Accordingto the book: Marriagemay be defined as ‘formal and durable sexual union of one or more women to one or more men, which is conducted within a set of designed rights and duties.
According to Family code of the Philippines: Marriageis a special contract of permanent union between a man and a woman entered into in accordance with law for the establishment of conjugal and family life. It is the foundation of family and an inviolable social institution whose nature, consequences and incidents are governed by law and not subject to stipulation, except that marriage within the limits provided by this codes.
Importance of Marriage To have a permanent relationship with the person you love . To beget children and have happy family For economic and social upliftment or insurance
MONOGAMY “ one-union” marriage wherein man marries one woman BIGAMY As provided by Philippine law, when a man marries more than one woman at a given time, which is considered a crime.
COURTSHIP Paves the way for a man and a woman to know each other better from the moral, social, spiritual and emotional points of view.
DATING Refers to an arrangement or appointment between a man and woman to meet socially.
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