Christians believe the Church should be a model of family life, but opinions differ on the ideal family model.
What is meant by a nuclear family?
one parent living with children
two parents living with children
a couple with no children
What is cohabitation?
when a couple lives together without being married
when a couple lives with one set of their parents
when a married couple live with their children
How has the number of divorces in the UK changed in the last fifty years?
The number of divorces has not changed greatly
There are now a lot more divorces
There are now a lot fewer divorces
What do many Christians regard as the best foundation for a family?
regular church attendance
tax benefits form the state
Why is the family important for the development of children?
Children learn to get away with doing bad things.
Children are not punished when they do wrong.
Children learn to love, behave and trust in the family.
Why do Christians believe the family is important for society?
The family can teach children to ignore other people.
The family helps ensure a stable society.
The family can depend on social support from society.
Which of the Ten Commandments is important for family life?
You shall not steal.
You shall not bear false witness.
Honour your father and your mother.
What does Christianity teach about parent and child relationships.
Children are a gift from God and should get everything they want.
Parents should set children a good example of how to live a Christian life.
There is no need to look after your parents when they are elderly.