sexual morality

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Noun1.sexual morality - morality with respect to sexual relationssexual morality - morality with respect to sexual relations
morality - concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong; right or good conduct
pureness, purity, honor, honour - a woman's virtue or chastity
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At LST, Intengan was an associate professor of Moral Theology and specialized in Christian social ethics, medical and sexual ethics.
Regarding the editorial "Time for dialogue on sexual ethics," I would like to offer a Vatican II insight.
The world of romantic love and sexual ethics looks different when seen through the lens of this narrative.
Burke has been a staunch critique of Francis, specifically with regard to his attitudes and policies regarding sexual ethics.
And it affords a rationale for defending traditional sexual ethics, supporting the all-male priesthood, and opposing same-sex marriage or parenthood.
A Church of England spokesman said: "The Church has said that it would be unjust to exclude from consideration for the episcopate anyone seeking to live fully in conformity with the Church's teaching on sexual ethics or other areas of personal life and discipline.
Their topics include moral structure in the world: the form and function of moral norms, so much value: the sacredness of life, adultery of the heart: sexual ethics in the meantime, even the birds of the air: creation care and the kingdom, and curing every disease: the way of Jesus and contemporary bioethics.
Reilly is adamant that our abandonment of traditional sexual ethics portends dire consequences for public policy, jurisprudence, family law, and, ultimately, the theoretical foundations of our political order.
A very liberal sexual ethics now holds sway in Western culture, such that mutual consent alone is widely seen as morally legitimizing almost any sexual activity between adults.
Jesus resolutely extracts his sexual ethics from the Genesis account of creation.
The worldwide trend (it was no secret anyway) is that the laity's understanding of sexual ethics is at great variance from the Catholic Church's professed stand.
Still, The Origins of Sex's account of transition from public sexual morality to private sexual ethics is intriguing and bound to have strong influence on future scholarship.