Article 52 – Marriage! Instituted by God

First Published in ‘The Catholic Voice’, Ireland, December 2015

Male and Female He Created Them

We have seen that, in the first chapter of the book of Genesis, God created man in His own likeness and image, with only two genders, male and female, and instituted marriage for the purpose of begetting sons and daughters to become heirs to the Kingdom of God.

The Purpose of Sacred Scripture

The second chapter of the book of Genesis gives us another account of that creation. That these accounts are not in conflict will be understood if we keep in mind the purpose of Sacred Scripture.… Read the rest