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Committed Relationships

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ISBN 10: 0852453981 / ISBN 13: 9780852453988
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Paperback. 52 pages. Dimensions: 8.8in. x 5.8in. x 0.2in.The right joining in marriage is the work of the Lord only, and not the priests or magistrates, for it is Gods ordinance and not mans; and therefore Friends cannot consent that they should join them together: for we marry none; it is the Lords work, and we are but witnesses. So wrote George Fox in 1669 in Quaker Faith and Practice 16. 01. How can any couple be clear that they are called to steadfast commitment to each other How can the meeting witness this divine work, and uphold the couple The Quaker understanding of marriage is rooted in our history, unique, yet evolving. How could a meeting support a couple of the same sex who ask to celebrate their life long commitment before God and in the care of the meeting This is a practical and inspiring book for those responsible for oversight or eldership. It will help registering officers and everyone concerned for committed partnerships. Couples considering their life together may find this informative and supportive. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9780852453988

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Title: Committed Relationships

Publisher: Quaker Books

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Paperback

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"The right joining in marriage is the work of the Lord only, and not the priests' or magistrates, for it is God's ordinance and not man's; and therefore Friends cannot consent that they should join them together: for we marry none; it is the Lord's work, and we are but witnesses." So wrote George Fox in 1669 in Quaker Faith & Practice 16.01. How can any couple be clear that they are called to steadfast commitment to each other? How can the meeting witness this divine work, and uphold the couple? The Quaker understanding of marriage is rooted in our history, unique, yet evolving. How could a meeting support a couple of the same sex who ask to celebrate their life long commitment before God and in the care of the meeting? This is a practical and inspiring book for those responsible for oversight or eldership. It will help registering officers and everyone concerned for committed partnerships. Couples considering their life together may find this informative and supportive.

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