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Church says getting married is too easy

Having concrete proof of adultery was once the only way to get a divorce in Canada. That meant a detective's photograph of a cheating husband. Or witnesses in a dirty motel room. Then in 1968, a new divorce law gave couples trapped in bad marriages an easy way out. The law started a divorce trend that continues to this day, in a time when it's so simple to break the knot, you can even do it online.

Churches launch programs to cope with marital difficulties before the wedding even takes place.
Medium: Radio
Program: Cross Country Checkup
Broadcast Date: March 20, 1983
Guest(s): Arthur Thompson
Host: Augusta LaPaix
Duration: 4:57

Last updated: January 24, 2013

Page consulted on February 28, 2014

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