29 Jan '11, 9am

[CNA] Muslim community hold's first marriage renewal event

[CNA] Muslim community hold's first marriage renewal event

SINGAPORE: True love and everlasting union or "Kasih Sejati, Ikatan Abadi" has brought together some 250 married couples from the Muslim community to renew their marriage commitments. The event held at the Orchid Country Club is the first such event of its kind for Singapore’s Muslim community and aims to promote family and marriage values among couples. Organising committee chairman Norlizah bte Mohd Yusof stressed that the event is a renewal of marriage commitments and not vows, as Muslims do not practise renewal of marriage vows. "I feel strongly for family and marriage values, and that it's important to reinforce them in the community, and to help tackle divorce rates here. "At the same time, I feel it's time for the Women's Wing in the five Mosque clusters in Singapore to take on more initiative and organise events to engage the community," Ms Norlizah said. That was ...

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