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1

What does Marriage mean to Muslims?

Marriage means a great deal to Muslims because it is seen as laying the foundations for a Muslim family. It is also seen as a religious duty.

2

Name one Muslim teaching on Sexual relationships.

Muslims are taught that sexual desire is natural. In Islam, Sex is only permitted within Marriage.

3

Name one Muslim teaching on the purposes of Families.

One Muslim teaching on the purpose of Families is Procreation. Muslims are taught to procreate.

4

How does the Mosque support families?

The Mosque offers a place of worship for Muslims and it also offers classes for Parents and groups for children.

5

What are Muslim teachings on Contraception?

Given the fact that Islam is a pro-life religion, Contraception is seen as interfering with Allah's plan.

6

What are Muslim teachings on the equality of men and women?

Islam teaches that Men are meant to be the breadwinners and that Women should stay at home and maintain the house.