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Divorce meaning?

The legal termination of a marriage.

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Annulment meaning?

The declaration that a valid marriage has not taken place

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Remarriage meaning?

When a divorced person gets married to a new partner.

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Equality meaning?

Being equal in status, rights and opportunities.

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The catholic church teaching on gender equality?

Men and women are equal but have different roles, neither is subservient to the other.

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Contraception meaning?

A device used to prevent pregnancy when a couple have sex

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Artificial contraception meaning?

Unnatural methods of preventing a pregnancy.

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Examples of an artificial contraception

Condoms
Pills
Diaphragm / cap

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Example of a natural contraception

Rhythm method

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Bible quotes on gender equality

"Husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies." (Ephesians 5:22-23)

There is neither nor female... For you are all one in Jesus Christ." (Galatians 3:28)

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Bible quotes on gender inequality

"Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord." (Ephesians 5:22-23)

I do not permit a woman to teach or have authority over a man; she must be silent." (1 Timothy 2:11-13)

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Nuclear family meaning?

A family group consisting of a married man and woman with their children

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Society meaning?

A large social group who live in the same area.

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Types of families

Divorced parents
Adopted family
Extended family
Foster family

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Purpose of the family is...?

Security - Children need a stable, safe working environment in which to develop.
Education - Catholic church believe that parents are the first and most important teachers of their children.
Authority - Parents should be conscious of their authority over their children.