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“The essence of chastity consists in quickness to affirm.”
We all long to have naked conversations.
The Church almost never offers us chastity.
Jesus calls us to go and hit the mark.
We should encourage unmarried Catholics to be sexual.
This reading suggests that marriage does not “remedy” lust by curbing it, but by legitimizing it.
I recently gave a talk in Texas on Catholicism and homosexuality! You can watch it here:
Sipe points out what he found to be four essential elements of a “mature adjustment to celibacy.”
To truly take up and live out celibacy is to cast out fear.