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From sacrament to contract : marriage, religion, and law in the Western tradition

Author: John Witte
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©1997.
Series: Family, religion, and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Analyzes the interplay between Christian theological norms and Western legal principles concerning marriage, examining the theology and law of marriage in the Catholic, Lutheran, Calvinist, Anglican, and Enlightenment traditions.
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Genre/Form: Former Course Reserve reading
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Witte, John, 1959-
From sacrament to contract.
Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)607184712
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Witte
ISBN: 0664255434 9780664255435
OCLC Number: 37043941
Description: xii, 315 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction : Models of marriage ; From sacrament to contract --
Marriage as sacrament in the Roman Catholic tradition --
Marriage as social estate in the Lutheran Reformation --
Marriage of covenant in the Calvinist tradition --
Marriage as commonwealth in the Anglican tradition --
Marriage as contract in the Enlightenment tradition.
Series Title: Family, religion, and culture.
Responsibility: John Witte, Jr.

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Analyzes the interplay between Christian theological norms and Western legal principles concerning marriage, examining the theology and law of marriage in the Catholic, Lutheran, Calvinist, Anglican, and Enlightenment traditions.

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