When defined broadly, marriage is considered a cultural universal.
Individuals may marry for several reasons, including legal, social, libidinal, emotional, financial, spiritual, and religious purposes.
We have decided that the time has come to start looking for another woman to bring into our life.
We are both Alpha p I am a Christian woman who want to be in a polygyny marriage.
Whom they marry may be influenced by socially determined rules of incest, prescriptive marriage rules, parental choice and individual desire.
In some areas of the world, arranged marriage, child marriage, polygamy, and sometimes forced marriage, may be practiced as a cultural tradition.
Thereafter, for more than half a century, plural marriage was practiced by some Latter-day Saints.Only the Church President held the keys authorizing the performance of new plural marriages.In 1890, the Lord inspired Church President Wilford Woodruff to issue a statement that led to the end of the practice of plural marriage in the Church.The definition of marriage varies not only between cultures or religions, but also within them throughout their histories, evolving to both expand or contract in what is encompassed, but typically it is principally an institution in which interpersonal relationships, usually sexual, are acknowledged or sanctioned.In some cultures, marriage is recommended or considered to be compulsory before pursuing any sexual activity.