How to Have Babies Outside an Islamic Marriage?

Answer Single Muslim mothers face the double challenge of single parenting and a stigma that is cultural and religious. Islamic source texts forbid sex outside of marriage and Muslim fathers have duties t... Read More »

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Information on Islamic Marriage?

According to Islamic law, all Muslims should marry. Men are placed above women, with more authority, but are expected to take care of their wives. Muslim men are permitted up to four wives if they... Read More »

Difference Between Catholic & Islamic Marriage?

Muslims and Catholics view marriage in contractual, practical, and spiritual terms, but stark differences exist in the details of these views. Catholics view marriage as a sacrament that requires m... Read More »

Does it mean you have filed for marriage when your name appears in the public record for a marriage?

Individuals who seek to marry apply for a marriage license--a legal document authorizing the marriage. The couple completes a portion of the license before the ceremony, and the officiant signs and... Read More »

Are the bonds of marriage and a marriage license the same thing?

The term, "bonds of marriage" is a poetic description of the emotional and legal responsibilities people have after they marry. They include being faithful and responsible in your relationship. A m... Read More »