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The rise of Christianity included the development of distinctively Christian discourses and practices related to marriage and the place of married persons in the faith community. Diverse sources of influence on the subject of marriage came from J…

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Ellison, Mark D., “Marriage”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 11 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2022

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