Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
XP: Treatise On Contrition
Q[44] Of The Definition Of Matrimony
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We must now consider the nature of matrimony. Under this head there are three points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether matrimony is a kind of joining?

A[2] Whether it is fittingly named?

A[3] Whether it is fittingly defined?