See Topical Study: Is The Urantia Book “gay friendly?”
For Biblical cross-references for all Sections: click here.
p1: promiscuous/promiscuity: 83:5.1/87:6.15/132:4.5
Section 1: Marriage as Societal Institution
Section 2: Courtship and Betrothal
Section 3: Purchase and Dowry
Section 4: The Wedding Ceremony
p4: See Topical Study page: Abortion and resurrection for the unborn.
Section 5: Plural Marriages
p3: See the excellent book review of “A Cruel Arithmetic: Inside the Case Against Polygamy” by Craig Jones (2015).
p1: promiscuous/promiscuity: 83:0.1/87:6.15/132:4.5
p3: polygamy (polygamous) See Cross-reference page: Polygamy Polygamous.
Section 6: True Monogamy Pair Marriage
p3: Urantia etymology by Chris Halvorson: “specific: Urantia = (y)our heavenly place (i.e., in the cosmos)” “-tia = noun-forming suffix < -t- of L. past participle stem + -ia (cf., -tion and -ion)” “U.B.: “-tia” is indicative of impersonal, while “-ia” is more personal”
p7: See the excellent book review of “A Cruel Arithmetic: Inside the Case Against Polygamy” by Craig Jones (2015).
p7: polygamy (polygamous) See Cross-reference page: Polygamy Polygamous.
Section 7: The Dissolution of Wedlock
Section 8: The Idealization of Marriage
p8: fidelity is used seven times: (17:6.5), (22:2.2), (33:3.5), (36:5.8), (117:7.7), (140:8.20).