Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
XP: Treatise On Contrition
Q[58] Of The Impediments Of Impotence, Spell, Frenzy Or Madness, Incest And Defective Age
< previous   Prologue   next >

Prologue   A[1]   A[2]   A[3]   A[4]   A[5]  

We must now consider five impediments to marriage, namely the impediments of impotence, spell, frenzy or madness, incest, and defective age. Under this head there are five points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether impotence is an impediment to marriage?

A[2] Whether a spell is?

A[3] Whether frenzy or madness is?

A[4] Whether incest is?

A[5] Whether defective age is?