One of the best articles I have seen on the rare commitment to and the extreme challenges of abstaining from sex outside marriage, particularly for long periods of time as a single. From a Christian woman's perspective.
GOD'S ALTERNATIVE INTIMACY: Remaining chaste in an unchaste world
by Julia Duin
Virginity is literally a joke. I once picked up a greeting card that read on the outside, "Many years ago, people remained pure, chaste, and wholesome and were called virgins. Today, some people still remain pure, chaste, and wholesome..." The inside punchline read, "They are called lepers."
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