3) the phrase could also be understood to declare that, in order to be an elder/deacon/pastor, a man can only have been married once, other than in the case of a remarried widower in other words, a pastor cannot be a divorcé. If a man cannot maintain justice in the treatment of his wives, the qur'an stipulates that he is to have no more than one wife polygyny provides a solution to some of life's problems when there is a shortage of men, for example after a devastating war, many women will be unable to find husbands. When men, who have an extremely high sex drive, have to be content with only one wife, they suffer much more temptation and are more apt to have sex outside of marriage denying these men the knowledge that they can have more than one wife, is a powerful tool for satan.
“there’s no question that men cheat more than women,” says steven nock, phd, a professor of sociology at the university of virginia who has followed the marriages of over 6,000 men since 1979. From a religious point of view, the bible shows over 36 named men who had more than one wife a man could have more than one wife traditional hindu law allowed polygamy if the first wife could not bear a son. Under sunni and shia islamic marital jurisprudence, muslim men are allowed to practice polygyny, that is, they can have more than one wife at the same time, up to a total of four polyandry , the practice of a woman having more than one husband, by contrast, is not permitted. Men with more than one wife will get extra benefits under new rules under universal credit, polygamous marriages will not be recognised extra wives will be treated as single but they could claim.
Step by step, the men of islam have come to be known today as the most monogamous of all men on earth (we only have one wife) check for yourself and see in the majority of all the muslim homes on earth, a man gets married once, to one woman and then he stays married to her until the death of either himself or his wife. He cannot have more than one wife, and be a bishop in the local new testament baptist church abraham, jacob and david would not, therefore, be qualified to become a bishop god-fearing elkanah had two wives: hannah and peninnah. We hear another man express that it is his right to experience sexual pleasure with more than one wife in this article, we will investigate what is going on in the minds of men who seek to marry more than one wife. To start allowing men to be able to have more than one wife will only deteriote our moral standards and belisfs in almost every country where polygamy is practiced it is only polygyny which is allowed and women marrying more than one man are forbidden. According to indian law only muslim men are permitted to have more than one wife it is illegal for any non-muslim in india to have more than one wife despite it being illegal, hindus have more multiple wives as compared to muslims.
This is one of the things that have been given exclusively to men and not to women, one of the things in which they have been given something more than women, just as they are also favoured over women in that only men can be messengers, prophets, caliphs, kings, governors and judges, and go out for jihad, etc, and men have been made qawwaamoon. Conclusion polygamy refers to the behavior of men marrying more than one wife (zeitzen, 2008) most of the countries in the world do prefer monogamous family, which is one-man one wife especially in the african continent. Should a man be allowed to have more than one wife are muslims allowed to have more than one wife with more problems rather than benefits, why would some men have more than one wife.
A number of godly men in the old testament had more than one wife, and beyond this, some had concubines (such as hagar in genesis 16:1ff), who did not have the same status as a wife. So if you want to have more than one wife i suggest you think about changing to a religion/way of life where they think it is acceptable just look at polygamy in some cultures it is accpetable as polyandry (1 woman 2 or more husdands)and polygyny (one man and 2 or more wives. What is meant by the justice that is required in order for a man to be permitted to have more than one wife is that he should treat his wives equally in terms of spending, clothing, spending the night with them and other material things that are under his control. For the stable of society, men shouldn’t be allowed to have more than one wife people need to be respected, loved and treated equally especially between male and female in a marriage also, we need a stable society to live in. The outcome will chiefly benefit muslim men with more than one wife you are not allowed to have multiple marriages in the uk, so to have a situation where the benefits system is treating.
According to indian law only muslim men are permitted to have more than one wife it is illegal for any non-muslim in india to have more than one wife despite it being illegal, hindus have more multiple wives as compared to the muslim. It cannot be understood as a command that no man can ever take more than one wife so, if a man has multiple wives and becomes a christian, what is he supposed to do if polygamy is illegal where he lives, he should do whatever is necessary to submit to the law (romans 13:1-7), while still providing for his wives and children. For a short time between about 1840 and 1890, members of the churchwere allowed to have more than one wife, in following the exampleof several old testament prophets. The question is wrong in assuming that all african men love to marry more than one wife polygamy does exist in some african nations surely, but it is not the norm but rather the exception in most african countries.
Should men be allowed to have more than one wife argumentative essay “man fi have , nuff gal and gal ina bungle, gal from rema and gal from jungle” is a popular song by jamaican reggae artiste beenie man. Some bible commentators have suggested that the lord allowed men to have more than one wife or several concubines during the period from the great flood until the old covenant in order to build up the world's population (which had obviously been decimated by the flood), but from the time of moses receiving the legal package on mount sinai. Men who have more than one wife would not be allowed to serve as pastors or deacons in the church but that does not seem to be the primary teaching here 2) the most common focus of this verse has been as a prohibition against divorced men serving in leadership positions. Although kenyan men deny that they're being driven by randiness in their support for polygamy, many poor men still marry more than one wife, raising serious questions about their children's future.
However, for those men who feel it is necessary for them to marry more than one wife, islam permits them to do so without feeling guilty about it, so they can live a life of honour and dignity like everyone else. Very few men are capable of running a home with more than one wife and treating them equally many men are not in a position to maintain more than one wife today when i go to work i do not serve another man, i serve my husband and kids because the money is being spent with them and for them.