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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygamy

Polygamy (from Late Greek πολυγαμία, polygamía, "state of marriage to many spouses") is the practice of marrying multiple spouses. When a man is married to more than one wife at a time, sociologists call this polygyny.When a woman is married to more than one husband at a time, it is called polyandry.If a marriage includes multiple husbands and wives, it can be called a group marriage ...

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Many debates arise about connections between religion and polygamy, and what is allowed and what is banned by religion or law, which is another article in itself. For the purpose of this article we are counting down the biggest polygamous families based on number of family members in total.

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This teaching includes following the Principle, which states a man must practice polygamy—marrying at least three wives—to enter the Celestial Kingdom. Even though I knew which woman was my biological mother, we were encouraged to treat all the wives the same. Outwardly, our family seemed content, but beneath the surface lay jealousy and pain.

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What Is a Polygamous Family? Polygamy is defined as having more than one spouse at a time; it usually refers to a situation in which a husband has more than one wife. Polygamy was outlawed in the United States in 1862, yet an estimated 30,000 to 100,000 individuals continue to practice polygamy in America.

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Introduction to plural marriage: polygamy, polygyny & polyandry . Sponsored link. Overview: All known cultures have established some type of marriage ritual. A major reason has been to provide a stable family structure for the upbringing of children. Marriage has been an amazingly flexible institution. It is, and has been, in a continuous state ...

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Modern Polygamy: One Husband, Chosen by Multiple Wives ... Spotlight on a Young Polygamist Family ... This Husband And Wife Each Have A Lover They Consider Part Of The Family | Megyn Kelly ...

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Polygamy arises due to marriage. Marriage is defined as the approved social pattern in which two or more persons come together to establish a family. Traditional tribal societies, Hindus, Muslims ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sister_Wives

Sister Wives is an American reality television series broadcast on TLC that premiered on September 26, 2010. The show documents the life of a polygamist family, which includes patriarch Kody Brown, his five wives, and their 18 children. The family began the series living in Lehi, Utah, but has since moved to Las Vegas, Nevada in 2011, and the unincorporated township of Baderville, Arizona ...

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AUTHOR INTERVIEW Secrets of Polygamy Revealed By Irene Spencer. CBN.com – Illegal in the U.S. and prohibited by the mainline Mormon church in 1890, the practice of polygamy still survives today and, in fact, may be on the verge of a resurgence.Those still practicing plural marriage, termed fundamentalists, believe in attaining God-like status based on the number of wives and children a man ...

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Join Sister Wives. Join the Fastest Growing Polygamy Dating & Poly Dating Site! Find a Sister Wife or a Polygamist Family in your Area, Share Tips and Success Stories and Much More! Est 2008 or sign in with. Connect. Register your profile. Basic; Username: Should contain only letters and numbers.