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New dating app claims to 'liberate' people from monogamy

Marriage
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 6/03/15, 11:12 am

A new dating app for people desiring non-monogamous, open relationships has drawn 70,000 users since it launched last month. The app’s website bills it as an anti-cheating alternative for members who are “liberated from the confines of conventional, old-fashioned, repressed ways of loving.”

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Teaching the purpose of marriage

Marriage
by Nick Eicher
Posted 5/29/15, 01:25 pm

Last week, voters in Ireland approved a measure to redefine marriage to include same-sex couples. On Monday, the issue surfaces again in Australia, where the opposition party plans to introduce a bill to replace the words “man and woman” and “husband and wife” with “two people” in the country’s marriage law. 

Parliament overwhelmingly rejected a bill to redefine marriage three years ago. If it does come up again, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said his party would make the decision whether to bring a new bill forward.

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Churches respond to Ireland's same-sex marriage vote

Marriage
by James Bruce
Posted 5/29/15, 09:30 am

The Emerald Isle is now a rainbow: Ireland on Friday became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote. But not everyone is pleased with the result, especially officials in the Roman Catholic Church.

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