Globalisation of the economy, urbanisation, the increased influence of Western culture, increased mobility and the decline in influence of extended or joint family ties make it more difficult for families to find suitable spouses for their children; so matrimonial websites are becoming attractive alternatives, said Dr Rakesh Gupta, a professor at the Institute for Integrated Learning Management (IILM) in India, who wrote a paper on matrimony
websites in 2010.
Bedard that matrimony
should be delayed until the pastor has a degree of certainty about a couple's readiness to celebrate the sacrament.
WITH GREAT trepidation and a roar of religious mumbo jumbo, many Saudis are opting for a matrimonial loophole known as the misyar (or "visit") marriage, a form of clandestine matrimony
in which the woman gives up any spousal rights and stays in her own residence, the man visits her for sex, and after a while the union is dissolved by a divorce.
The bishops moved into small discussion groups to consider which things--Christ's resurrection, the trinity, holy matrimony
, among others--are core Anglican doctrine and which are peripheral.
He concludes his argument by claiming, "There are many reasons for [the] threat to the sanctity of matrimonial vows, but few would regard homosexuality as a significant factor," and so we should let "governments define and protect equal rights for citizens, including those of 'civil unions,' and [let] church congregations define 'holy matrimony
One type, grown mainly in China, is the Lycium Chinense, often referred to as Chinese wolfberry, matrimony
vine, or Chinese boxthorn.
In it a handsome stud is serenaded by a corpulent singer over romantic visions of picnics, pottery wheels, and finally gay matrimony
Published in 1969 (but written in 1964), The Edible Woman delineates the links between women, matrimony
and society in an atmosphere defined by girdles, male executives and pink-stained women's washrooms.
Ibrahim was promised in matrimony
to a man while still a minor, and later lived with him for only a short time, she said.
Moss exquisitely exhibits this unwholesome matrimony
through Varl's mastery of language.
Klein Dytham's recently completed Leaf Chapel in the Yamanashi prefecture makes the forested landscape in the foothills of Japan's southern alps the appropriately inspiring setting for the solemn rituals of matrimony