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Is Marriage Just About Procreation?

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  1. Vincent Couling says:

    The Protestant theologian Eugene F. Rogers Jr remends us that the Orthodox tradition regards marriage as “not primarily for the control of lust or for procreation” but as “a discipline whereby we give ourselves to another for the sake of growing in holiness”. The full article is available at http://www.religion-online.org/showarticle.asp?title=3069 and makes for an interesting read, particularly in light of the question “Is marriage just about procreation?”

  2. Vincent Couling says:

    The Protestant theologian Eugene F. Rogers Jr reminds us that the Orthodox tradition regards marriage as “not primarily for the control of lust or for procreation” but as “a discipline whereby we give ourselves to another for the sake of growing in holiness”. The full article is available at http://www.religion-online.org/showarticle.asp?title=3069 and makes for an interesting read, particularly in light of the question “Is marriage just about procreation?”