To complete a levelled task
about what happens in a
Muslim, Christian & Jewish
Think about what we’ve learnt about
wedding ceremonies in RE…
What can you remember about the
different ceremonies that we’ve learnt
Remember the ceremonies in
Christianity, Islam & Judaism…
Also, think about the marriage vows that
we looked at…
Don’t forget, the discussions that we
had about arranged
marriages… communicating &
You are problem
Complete this task in your books. You can use your
books to help you. Give lots of detail in your answers.
Part 1 – Marriage ceremonies
Choose 1 of the religions we have studied – write the
name of it.
Describe this religion’s marriage ceremony…
Include: The clothes that people wear
Where people get married
The words they say during the ceremony
The meaning of what happens in the ceremony
Anything else you think is important
Write at least 2 paragraphs.
Part 2 – Arranged marriages
Which religion we’ve studied often has arranged
Why do the parents arrange the marriage?
What do you think about the idea of arranged
marriages? Write 1-2 paragraphs giving positives &
negatives, before you give your own point of view.
Part 3 – ‘Marriage is old fashioned, it’s better not to
Think of the 3 religions that we have studied – Would
they agree or disagree with the above statement?
Why would they agree or disagree? (2 reasons)
What do you think – is marriage old fashioned or not?
Explain your opinions. Write at least a paragraph.