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The Theology of Marriage

Cycle BOrdinary TimeWeek 27

by Bishop Robert BarronOctober 04, 2009

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Marriage is not just some secular act or social arrangement. Rather, it is brought about by God for God's purposes. Marriage is properly understood, first and foremost, as a theological act. The purpose and meaning of marriage is revealed in the mystery of God's own life (the Trinity) , in God's relationship to creation, and in Christ's relationship with the Church.