13 October 2023
Explore the historical and cultural evolution of marriage in this episode of Percolating on Faith with host Robin Linkhart and guests Tony and Charmaine Chvala-Smith. Delving into diverse traditions and theological changes, the episode traces the journey of understanding the sacrament of marriage in Christianity. Gain insights into the complex facets of marriage, bridging historical contexts and contemporary questions.
Recommended for further study
Cambridge History of Christianity (6 volume)
Volume 2 was especially helpful in preparing for this episode.
Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church entry on matrimony
Bibliography has good text recommendations.
The Sacraments: Symbol, Meaning & Discipleship: 2022 Extract
Available for purchase at HeraldHouse.org. Full text (used) available from various sources online.
“Exploring Community of Christ Basic Beliefs Commentary.” Chapter 12: Sacraments.
Available for download.
What Does the Bible Really Say About Marriage?
Available as a PDF.