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King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 22
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King James Bible: John, Chapter 2
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New Testament >> John
King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 7
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Bigamy is having one spouse too many. - Monogamy is the same
husband dies, she must marry her dead husband's brother. Sororate: if a man's wife dies, he marries his dead wife's sister. Levirate and Sororate Marriages.
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Levirate Unions in both the Bible and African Cultures - International
There is another form of union closely related to this called Sororate marriage. This is the practice in which a widower marries a sister to his late wife, in most ...
1 August 2013 Refugee Documentation Centre Country Marriage
Aug 1, 2013 October 2012) Guinea: Prevalence of forced marriage; legislation ... due to the continued custom of sororate marriage: after the death of his wife ...
Sexual Health and Sexual Rights Within Marriage - Africa Regional
importantly, the status of sexual relations within marriage likely determines extra- ... where a widow marries her late husband's brother, and sororate marriage, ...

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Customary child marriages prevalent in India: Study
While Pranav is in a levirate marriage, Jyotsna from Mahbubnagar in Telangana was forced into a sororate marriage with her brother-in-law after her elder sister died. Examples of consanguineous weddings among Muslims and some South Indian Hindu ...

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Sororate marriage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sororate marriage is a type of marriage in which a husband engages in marriage or sexual relations with the sister of his wife, usually after the death of his wife ...
Levirate marriage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Levirate marriage is a type of marriage in which the brother of a deceased man is .... Sororate is another custom: When a man loses his wife before she bears a ...
sororate | anthropology |
Dec 9, 2014 Sororate, custom or law decreeing that a widower should, or in rare cases must, marry his deceased wife's sister. The term comes from the Latin ...
wife inheritance, levirate and sororate marriages - Virtual
Laws should prohibit and punish all forms of wife inheritance, levirate and sororate marriage. Levirate marriage is the forced marriage of a widow to the brother ...
Bigamy is having one spouse too many. - Monogamy is the same
husband dies, she must marry her dead husband's brother. Sororate: if a man's wife dies, he marries his dead wife's sister. Levirate and Sororate Marriages.

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