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  • 21Marriage vows — Wedding ceremony at Kiuruvesi Church in Kiuruvesi, Finland …

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  • 22Same-sex marriage in Alberta — Same sex marriage in Alberta: The province of Alberta began granting marriage licences to same sex couples on July 20, 2005 upon the granting of Royal Assent to the Civil Marriage Act. Alberta has historically been Canada s most conservative… …

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  • 23Blessing of same-sex unions in Christian churches — The blessing of same sex unions is currently an issue about which some Christian Churches are at present in disagreement with other Christian churches. These disagreements are primarily centered on the interpretation of various scripture passages …

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  • 24Proxy wedding — A proxy wedding is a wedding where the bride or groom is not actually present and is represented by another individual. Such marriages are provided for in law or by customary practice in California, Colorado, Montana, and Texas. [… …

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  • 25Canadian family law — Family law in Canada concerns the body of Canadian law dealing with the family relationship, its formation, and its dissolution. Sources of family law Family law is primarily statute based. Matters of marriage and divorce are within the exclusive …

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  • 26Common-law marriage in the United States — was affirmed by the United States Supreme Court in Meister v. Moore (96 U.S. 76 (1877)), which ruled that Michigan had not abolished common law marriage merely by producing a statute establishing rules for the solemnization of marriages. Common… …

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  • 27Canada — • Comprises all that part of North America north of the United States, with the exception of Newfoundland, and Labrador Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Canada     Canada      …

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  • 28Civil Marriage — • The municipal law deals with this status only as a civil institution Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Civil Marriage     Civil Marriage      …

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  • 29Islamic marital practices — Part of a series on Islamic jurisprudence (Fiqh) …

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  • 30celebration of marriage — A colloquial phrase that refers to the solemnization or formalization of a marriage. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. celebration of marriage A colloquial phrase that …

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  • 31celebration — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Commemoration Nouns 1. celebration, solemnization, jubilee, commemoration; ovation, paean (See approbation); triumph, jubilation; rite. See rejoicing, ostentation, amusement. 2. (sign of celebration)… …

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  • 32ἱεροτελεστία — ἱεροτελεστίᾱ , ἱεροτελεστία solemnization of sacred rites fem nom/voc/acc dual ἱεροτελεστίᾱ , ἱεροτελεστία solemnization of sacred rites fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 33ἱεροτελεστίας — ἱεροτελεστίᾱς , ἱεροτελεστία solemnization of sacred rites fem acc pl ἱεροτελεστίᾱς , ἱεροτελεστία solemnization of sacred rites fem gen sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 34marriage — Legal union of one man and one woman as husband and wife. Singer v. Kara, 11 Wash.App. 247, 522 P.2d 1187, 1193. Marriage, as distinguished from the agreement to marry and from the act of becoming married, is the legal status, condition, or… …

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  • 35marriage — Legal union of one man and one woman as husband and wife. Singer v. Kara, 11 Wash.App. 247, 522 P.2d 1187, 1193. Marriage, as distinguished from the agreement to marry and from the act of becoming married, is the legal status, condition, or… …

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  • 36celebration — noun 1. a joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event (Freq. 5) • Syn: ↑jubilation • Derivationally related forms: ↑jubilate (for: ↑jubilation), ↑celebrate …

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  • 37solemnise — verb 1. observe or perform with dignity or gravity The King solemnized this day of morning • Syn: ↑solemnize • Derivationally related forms: ↑solemnisation, ↑solemnization (for: ↑solemnize) …

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  • 38Celebrities — Celebrity Ce*leb ri*ty, n.; pl. {Celebrities}. [L. celebritas: cf. F. c[ e]l[ e]brit[ e].] 1. Celebration; solemnization. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The celebrity of the marriage. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. The state or condition of being celebrated;… …

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  • 39Celebrity — Ce*leb ri*ty, n.; pl. {Celebrities}. [L. celebritas: cf. F. c[ e]l[ e]brit[ e].] 1. Celebration; solemnization. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The celebrity of the marriage. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. The state or condition of being celebrated; fame;… …

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  • 40Funeral — Fu ner*al (f[=u] n[ e]r*al), n. [LL. funeralia, prop. neut. pl. of funeralis of a funeral, fr. L. funus, funeris, funeral: cf. F. fun[ e]railles.] 1. The solemn rites used in the disposition of a dead human body, whether such disposition be by… …

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