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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They say current sociological data reveal a real, modern, moral, theological pluralism in Catholic beliefs about sexual morality That is true, but if you miss the "why" you miss the point.
After the collapse of stuffy old western sexual morality, but before a far more draconian attempt to control the sex lives of young adults and women swept in from the East.
He discusses a myriad of relevant topics: the Muslim Brotherhood's origins and evolution and its ideological and programmatic ties to European fascist movements of the 1920s and 1930s; Islam's historic origins and its influence on politics in today's Islamic world; the concept of jihad and its relationship with Islamic sexual morality, terrorism, Shiite fascism, and Islamism in Europe; and political Islam's first principles and their parallels to fascism.
Littauer's Bad Girls: Young Women, Sex, and Rebellion before the Sixties reveals the 1940s and 1950s as periods in which "sexual desire was a driving force" in women's lives, even though cultural conditions did not permit women to actively "resist conservative sexual morality in organized ways" (2).
August), Father Paul Keller fails to place his question into the larger context of Catholic teaching on sexual morality.
Starting when courts censored birth control information as pornography and let men rape their wives, and continuing through the "sexual revolution" and into the present day (when rape, gay rights, sex trafficking, and sex on the internet saturate the news), author Eric Berkowitz shows how the law has remained out of synch with the convulsive changes in sexual morality.
Front Shame to Sin: The Christian Transformation of Sexual Morality in Late Antiquity.
The article provides clear evidence that this pope, like others before him, will maintain an inviolable line with respect to women--especially in matters of sexual morality.
Youth culture spawned its own Y fashions in clothes, vocabulary, sexual morality, music, literature, radio, TV, films and, unfortunately, drugs, both the legal and illegal varieties.
The difficulty stems from TWU's "community covenant" which requires all students to adhere to the college's view of Christian sexual morality.
The move by the country was taken to protect family values in a country where nuptial infidelity is a crime, and in order to 'protect sexual morality, marriage and family life'.
VATICAN CITY -- New surveys commissioned by the Vatican show that the vast majority of Catholics in Germany and Switzerland reject church teaching on contraception, sexual morality, gay unions and divorce, findings remarkable both in their similarity and in the fact that they were even publicized.

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