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Marriage

# marriage - Today’s News

From The Daily Edge Couple who never slept apart in 70-year love affair die within hours of each other Love Story

# marriage - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The ridiculous ritual every Irish couple has to go through to get ‘The Ride’ The Ride

# marriage - Friday 11 April, 2014

Column: ‘Traditional’ marriage? It hasn’t always been between a man and a woman

Many opponents of marriage equality espouse the values of ‘tradition’ and believe sanctioned unions have always been between a man and a woman … but that’s not true, writes Peter Ferguson.

# marriage - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago Blast From The Past

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago

His former students predicted their futures…and some were right.

# marriage - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch goes dogging… It’s The Dredge World Of Celebs

Benedict Cumberbatch goes dogging… It’s The Dredge

Woof. All the best of the day’s celeb dirt.

# marriage - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Britain’s first Scientologist wedding took place today

A 1970 High Court ruling that Scientology services did not count as acts of worship because they involved no “veneration of God or of a supreme being” was recently overturned.

# marriage - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Number of couples signing up for pre-marriage courses “unacceptably low” — Bishop

Bishop Brennan of Wexford has written to priests urging them to sign couples up for Accord courses.

# marriage - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Students taped together by wrists in sex education talk by Catholic group

“We were told how ‘god loves sex’,” one student said. “However it was implied that is only after marriage.”

# marriage - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Stress, finances and sexual issues…some of the things leading couples to counselling

During 2013, Accord delivered more than 50,000 marriage counselling hours to 9,890 people.

# marriage - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

PICS: 2,500 couples marry, take selfies and nap at South Korean mass wedding Moonies This post contains images

PICS: 2,500 couples marry, take selfies and nap at South Korean mass wedding

Around 2,500 couples, some of whom had met just days before, took part in the ceremony.

# marriage - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend Love Like This

Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend

A Canadian fan popped the question at a Toronto gig.

# marriage - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Martin: There’s a danger marriage will lose originality if gay marriage allowed

Despite his own views, the Archbishop of Dublin said debates on issues like this should be carried out “in a mature way”.

# marriage - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge School bully apologises to gay ex-classmate after seeing his viral proposal video Copped On

# marriage - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge These are some of the most bizarre wedding images in existence Holy Matrimony

These are some of the most bizarre wedding images in existence

We’re clearly missing a trick in Ireland when it comes to wedding photography.

# marriage - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Dominos pizza creates ‘pizza-selfies’ for couple on their wedding day Face It

Dominos pizza creates ‘pizza-selfies’ for couple on their wedding day

When will we get our faces on a pizza, eh?

# marriage - Sunday 19 January, 2014

‘Gay marriage caused floods’ councillor suspended in Britain

David Silvester claimed that a new law legalising same-sex marriage had led to Britain being “beset by storms”.

# marriage - Friday 10 January, 2014

‘Rebel bishop’ Pat Buckley rejects call to ban him from performing marriages

The independent bishop was given a suspended sentence in Belfast last month for his part in a sham marriage scam.

# marriage - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman files for divorce over the way her husband eats peas Give Peas A Chance

Woman files for divorce over the way her husband eats peas

Apparently the little things really do count.

# marriage - Monday 30 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge These are the funniest (and worst) engagement photos you’ll ever see I Do I Do I Do

# marriage - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Today is the most popular day of the year to propose

There’s a bit of festive romance in the air today…

# marriage - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Column: Separation and divorce is hard for everyone – especially at Christmas

If you’re anxious about how Christmas is going to work out now that your family unit is changing, try to step back and prioritise, says Bernadette Ryan.

# marriage - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man recreates photos of late wife with their daughter in her place Moving Without Mom

Man recreates photos of late wife with their daughter in her place

Who keeps chopping onions?! Seriously.

# marriage - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Could pre-nups help Ireland’s young farmers?

With divorce came the fear that farms could be could be broken up, along with a marriage.

# marriage - Monday 9 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Couple battle medieval knights and ninjas in awesome wedding video Kick Ass

Couple battle medieval knights and ninjas in awesome wedding video

All for the entertainment of their guests.

# marriage - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge The ’300 Sandwiches’ boyfriend is now looking for proposal ideas Hungry For Love

The ’300 Sandwiches’ boyfriend is now looking for proposal ideas

His girlfriend agreed to make him 300 sandwiches in exchange for an engagement ring. It’s nearly time.

# marriage - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Dublin restaurant seeks couple who left heartwarming engagement note The Food Of Love

Column: We can achieve equality for all families in just three steps

Family and social life has changed radically since our Constitution was published in 1937, resulting in many Irish families today being effectively ignored by society. But that can all change, writes Karen Kiernan.

# marriage - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Column: Why is so much importance attached to engagement rings?

Amid all the life decisions, excitement about the future, and plans for a wedding, there’s one very small detail to which far too many people attach an incredible amount of significance: the engagement ring.

# marriage - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Poll: Do you think prenuptial agreements should be legal in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think prenuptial agreements should be legal in Ireland?

The Department of Justice will be considering the legal position of prenuptial agreements as part of legal reforms.

Aaron McKenna: Marriage is nothing more than a contract – bring on the prenups

There should be no reason that society prevents people from entering into an agreement that allows them to protect their respective assets, writes Aaron McKenna.

# marriage - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Column: Let’s see a vigorous, successful campaign for marriage equality

Ireland’s mainstream parties should now work together to guarantee equal rights and equal opportunities to all Irish citizens, regardless of sexuality, writes Mark Beegan.

7 scientific secrets to a happy marriage

Celebrate good news, keep your standards high, and have more sex.

# marriage - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Laws recognising prenups to be considered by Government

At present, prenuptial agreements are not binding in Irish law with settlements at the discretion of judges as part of divorce proceedings.

# marriage - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Gardaí investigate arson attack at newlyweds’ home during wedding reception

Two vans and the garage at the couple’s home were set on fire.

# marriage - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are engaged Cristal Poppin'

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are engaged

Kanye popped the question on Kim’s 33rd birthday in typically muted fashion.

# marriage - Thursday 17 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you start your Thursday…

# marriage - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Want to know your chances of finding true love in college?

Facebook’s Data Science Unit says that 28 per cent of married couples were in college with their future spouses.

# marriage - Monday 30 September, 2013

The oldest brides and grooms can be found in south Dublin and Waterford

The latest CSO statistics show that marriage and divorce rates have fallen, while bride and grooms are getting older.

# marriage - Saturday 21 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 pets who really want to be part of your wedding Man's Best Man

# marriage - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Column: ‘Third wheel’ syndrome – why are we made to feel embarrassed about being single?

Settling down and looking towards the future with someone is on my to-do list, but is it so bad that I’m in no great hurry? asks Aoife O’Connor.

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