Citations with the tag: CHASTITY

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  • Why some people consider celibacy.
     // Jet; 12/22/97, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p12 

    Ponders celibacy. Celebrities who have endured periods of abstinence, such as actress Della Reese and actor Malik Yoba; Comments from sex therapist June Dobbs Butts; The psychological aspects of celibacy.

  • Group To Promote Chastity Among Gays In Louisville.
     // Between the Lines (10807551); 10/18/2012, Issue 2042, p12 

    The article offers information on the urging of chastity among homosexuals to promote chaste living in Louisville.

  • Gods and Slaves.
    Boylan, Clare // World of Hibernia; Summer2001, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p170 

    Focuses on the transformation which happened in the lives of three irish sisters when Phelim Hartigan joined their singing group. Importance of chastity among the sisters; Recourse to the question on what is a man like; Change in the character and attitude of girls.

  • The key to your love life.
    Solin, Sabrina // Seventeen; Oct94, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p92 

    Presents belt manufacturer Chastity U.S.A's line of chastity belts. Various styles; Price.

  • Chastity.
    BAXTER, CHARLES // Kenyon Review; Winter2014, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p26 

    The short story "Chastity" by Charles Baxter is presented.

  • Chastity belt not safety device.
    BAXTER, CHARLES // Advocate; 3/31/71, Issue 56, p8 

    Reports that chastity belt are not safety devices according to the ruling of The Customs and Excise Tax Office in London, England.

  • A Sister Considers Chastity.
    JONES, M. ROBERTA // America; 4/10/1965, Vol. 112 Issue 15, p488 

    The article focuses on the concept of chastity and discusses the basic re-evaluation nuns from the U.S. are making relative to the virtue. The renewal in the Church is encouraging exposure to the world and its influences upon modern sisters. This development may be a threat to their vow of...

  • 10 Ways to Practice Purity.
    Hucthcraft, Ron // Campus Life; Jan2001, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p39 

    Suggests ten ways to remain sexually pure, in both actions and thoughts, before marriage. Keeping innocent expressions special; Pacing passion; Avoiding feeding fantasies.

  • Archaic rule harnesses the church and the Spirit.
    Meyer, Carol // National Catholic Reporter; 8/30/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 37, p22 

    Presents views of the author on celibacy of priests in the U.S. Response of the author to an advertisement published in an archdiocesan newspaper in Kansas City, Kansas, in June 2002, supporting observance of celibacy by most priests; Reasons for the author to believe that a majority of priests...

  • No experience necessary.
    Meyer, Carol // Psychology Today; Nov/Dec93, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p10 

    Shows, in graph form, how men and women in five countries rate the desirability of chastity in marriage partners. From `Sexual Strategies Theory: An Evolutionary Perspective on Human Mating,' by David M. Buss and David P. Schmitt in `Psychological Review' (Vol. 100, No. 2).

  • Abstracts of books.
    Meyer, Carol // Journal of Women's History; Winter97, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p191 

    Reviews the book `Perilous Chastity: Women and Illness in Pre-Enlightenment Art and Medicine,' by Laurinda S. Dixon.

  • Selling desire.
    Decker, Christopher W. // Christianity Today; 4/4/94, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p37 

    Speculates on whether a return to Christian virtue would cause a recession. The opposition of the logic of chastity--the practice of restraint--to the logic of consumerism; The coincidence of the historic decline of chastity with the rise of consumer culture; Chastity as a profound form of...

  • Model turned modesty speaker is an advocate for women.
    Graves, Jim // Our Sunday Visitor; 4/17/2011, Vol. 99 Issue 51, p10 

    The article focuses on model and Catholic speaker Leah Darrow and her views on chastity and modesty among women.

  • Contemporary Jain Sati-Narratives.
    FOHR, SHERRY // Southeast Review of Asian Studies; 2007, Vol. 29, p209 

    Drawing from interviews with Jain nuns in India, Sherry Fohr explores a traditional - yet continually expanding - narrative tradition that links chastity to supernatural power.

  • Six vans that shook the establishment.
    Champion, Chris // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 6/5/95, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p35 

    Focuses on the increasing popularity of the chastity movement, which believes in saving sex for marriage, in Canada. Canadian Alliance for Chastity's holding of a fund-raising banquet in Edmonton, Alberta on July 1995; Criticisms regarding the promotion of safe sex among teenagers; Need to...

  • Book reviews.
    Hanson // International Journal of the Classical Tradition; Winter99, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p496 

    Reviews the book `Perilous Chastity: Women and Illness in Pre-Enlightenment Art and Medicine,' by Laurinda S. Dixon.

  • MURDER FOR HONOR.
    Jehl, Douglas // New York Times Upfront; 12/13/99, Vol. 132 Issue 8, p18 

    Reports on the Arab view on female chastity as the boundary between respect and shame for the family. Arab activists and leaders' attack on the practice of so-called honor killing; Occurrence of the killings among the poorer and less educated; Arabs' dismissal of international criticism as a...

  • Forecasts: Paperbacks.
    Simson, Maria // Publishers Weekly; 3/27/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 13, p81 

    Reviews the book `Perilous Chastity: Women and Illness in Pre-Enlightenment Art and Medicine,' by Laurinda S. Dixon.

  • 'Unchastity' explained.
    POPE, CHARLES // Our Sunday Visitor; 2/9/2014, Vol. 102 Issue 41, p19 

    The article presents questions and answers related to the meaning of unchastity, and the acceptability of gluten-free hosts for communion during mass in the Roman Catholic Church.

  • SAVAGE LOVE.
    Savage, Dan // Santa Fe Reporter; 3/6/2013, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p34 

    The article provides an answer to the issues concerning the CB-600 male chastity device.

  • One answer to hard times: Sing -- and grow your own food.
    Hobbes, Dwight // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder; 8/12/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p1 

    The article profiles singer Chastity Brown who came from Knoxville, Tennessee with a CD debut titled "Do the Best You Can."

  • Ohsweken girl named as Easter Seals ambassador.
    Petten, Cheryl // Windspeaker; Apr2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p12 

    Focuses on the selection of Chastity Staats, an eleven-year old girl, as ambassador for the 2000 Easter Seals campaign in Ohsweken, Ontario. Role of an Easter Seal ambassador; Accomplishments of Staats despite of an illness; Involvement of Staats in the community.

  • THE CURRENT CINEMA.
    Petten, Cheryl // New Yorker; 7/22/1974, Vol. 50 Issue 22, p67 

    The article presents information on the unanimous decision that the imputation of chastity to women, irrespective of whether a criminal offense is charged, can be executed or implemented without any evidence of special damage in the U.S. as stated in "An American Law Institute Restatement of the...

  • Forecasts: Fiction.
    Brainard, D. // Publishers Weekly; 2/24/1992, Vol. 239 Issue 11, p46 

    Reviews the novel `A Vow of Chastity,` by Veronica Black.

  • Like a virgin, again.
    Fleming, Anne Taylor // Vogue; Feb95, Vol. 185 Issue 2, p68 

    Discusses women's trend towards chastity. Comparison with the sexual revolution of the 1960s; Women's emphasis on the consequences of casual sex in the 1990s; Link of the chastity movement with the religious Right; Focus on commitment in a sexual relationship; Retrogression on the achievements...

  • Speaker teaches that chastity is more than just saying 'no.'.
    Graves, Jim // Our Sunday Visitor; 10/24/2010, Vol. 99 Issue 26, p6 

    The article features Jason Evert, who is celebrating his 13th anniversary as a chastity education speaker in 2010.

  • SCARBOROUGH NEEDS MEN.
    ESOLEN, ANTHONY // Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity; Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p28 

    In this article, the author discusses several issues including hedonism, chastity and law of non-contradiction and their impact on violence in Scarborough, Ontario and Eastland. According to the author, support of fornication and ridicule of chastity is one of the most important reasons for...

  • Reviews of books: Modern Europe.
    Mack, Phyllis // American Historical Review; Apr97, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p444 

    Reviews the book `Perilous Chasity: Women and Illness in Pre-Enlightenment Art and Medicine,' by Laurinda S. Dixon.

  • Chastity Brown.
    Harrison, Alan // Maverick; Jan/Feb2014, Issue 124, p19 

    The article reviews a concert by Chastity Brown at the Jumping Hot Club, Live Theatre in Newcastle, England on September 13, 2013.

  • Honey, where did you put the keys?
    Harrison, Alan // Contemporary Sexuality; Jun2001, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p7 

    The article focuses on the use of chastity belts in United States. Chastity belts are back, sort of. Several companies are selling modem versions of the medieval device on the Internet, including Access Denied of Lindenhurst, New York Jammin' Leather of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and Frank and...

  • Chastity and the Affective Life.
    EVOY, JOHN J. // America; 10/22/1966, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p493 

    The article reviews the book "Chastity and the Affective Life," by Albert Plé.

  • Letters.
    EVOY, JOHN J. // America; 5/21/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 18, p37 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "To Embrace the Other," by Thomas P. Rausch, S.J., "The Law and Chastity," by Robert E. Rodes Jr., and "Why We Must Withdraw From Iraq," by Robert W. McElroy.

  • DISCIPLINE NOT ARMS FORMS OUR STRONGEST DEFENSE.
    LaFARGE, JOHN // America; 6/24/1939, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p248 

    The article suggests that moral discipline is a nation's strongest defense aside from weapons. The author emphasizes that discipline is present in the early democracy because of the elements in people's lives such as poverty, chastity and obedience. It is suggested that people should possess a...

  • The Teaching of Chastity.
    VLADIMIROV, ARTEMII // Russian Social Science Review; Jan/Feb99, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p54 

    Analyzes the moral state of the schools in the various countries of the world, focusing on the teaching of chastity as the foundation of moral upbringing. Consequences of sexual dissoluteness; Most important thing in the matter of inculcating chastity.

  • Chastity as shared strength: An open letter to students.
    Fourqurean, Mary Patricia B // America; 11/6/1993, Vol. 169 Issue 14, p10 

    Presents a letter about chastity addressed to students of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Reasons given by students who prefer to practice celibacy; Definitions of chastity and sexuality; Importance of providing encouragement and respect to students who practice chastity; Chastity as...

  • Chastity tests: unusual tool for public health.
    Singer, Rena // Christian Science Monitor; 6/2/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 134, p1 

    Reports that chastity tests are playing an increasingly important role in South Africa's public health programs given concern over that country's AIDS epidemic.

  • COULD YOU GIVE UP sex FOR 40 days?
    Mannarino, Melanie // Marie Claire (US); Feb2002, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p78 

    Relates several experience of being celibate for 40 days. Chance to do nonintimate activities with partner; Focus on reasons for loving the partner; Pride in keeping the challenge.

  • Guys Who Don't Do It.
    Gilbert, Laura // Cosmopolitan; Aug99, Vol. 227 Issue 2, p254 

    Features men who refused to have sex and reserved it for the right woman. Experiences of virgin men who decided to wait for the right woman; Why they wait for the right time for sex; Significance of waiting for them; Challenges of staying virgin.

  • Sexual Purity: The Power of a Clean Life: Weekend Bible Study.
    Weiss, Douglas // Men of Integrity; Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p41 

    The article presents questions related to sexual purity including the meaning of sexual integrity, what matters most to God when it comes to living with the integrity, and if such practice means not to ever commit sexual sins.

  • Running away from (pre-marital) sex.
    Annuar, Azril // Malay Mail; 7/2/2012, p8 

    The article reports on the five-kilometre run, dubbed "Run for No Sex Before Marriage 1.0," that will be held in July 2012 at the One Shamelin shopping mall in Taman Shamelin Perkasa, Malaysia.

  • Man Arrested for Forcing His Girlfriend to Wear a Literal Chastity Belt.
    Nicks, Denver // Time.com; 10/15/2013, p1 

    The article discusses the arrest of a 40-year-old man near Veracruz, Mexico for allegedly making his 25-year-old girlfriend wear a chastity belt-like padlock on her blue jeans to ensure she was faithful while he was away.

  • WORK OFTEN TAKES NUNS OUTSIDE CONVENT WALLS.
    Nicks, Denver // Ebony; Dec1954, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p114 

    The article describes the work responsibilities and the sacrifices involved in being a nun including taking vows of poverty, chastity and obedience.

  • Faith, Hope and Chastity (Book Review).
    Hommerding, Leroy // Library Journal; 2/15/2000, Vol. 125 Issue 3, p170 

    Reviews the book 'Faith, Hope and Chastity: Honest Reflections from the Catholic Priesthood,' edited by Carolyn Butler.

  • Chastity.
    Jones, Michael R. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life; Feb1996, Issue 60, p9 

    Presents the poem "Chastity," by Michael R. Jones. First Line: To a body pierced by pleasure; Last Line: unless I, deliberately, let the weight go.

  • Marriage and Singleness as Teaching Tools of the Image of God.
    Spencer, William David // Priscilla Papers; Summer2009, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p5 

    The article discusses marriage and singleness as an appropriate tools in teaching about God. It is claimed that relational mutuality is already implanted in human nature and that the image of God is the pattern for humanity. The author emphasizes the necessity of chastity in being single, as...

  • C�libat d�finitif et mariage tardif aux Pays-Bas, 1890-1960.
    ENGELEN, Theo; KOK, Jan // Population (00324663); jan/fev2003, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p69 

    This article focuses on the two well-known mechanisms of marriage restraint in Europe. The leading question is whether permanent celibacy is an unintended consequence of delayed marriage or can be conceived of as a more or less independent phenomenon. We use a nationwide sample of the Dutch...

  • New Age commune.
    Agovino, Theresa // Crain's New York Business; 5/25/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p25 

    The article presents information on new age communes. It states that radical living single members in these groups are asked to remain chaste. Unlike communes, they don't share everything, and they are usually bonded by religious beliefs and social values. Members aren't required to attend the...

  • Masculinity, Male Domestic Authority and Female Labour Participation in South India.
    Vera-Sanso, Penny // European Journal of Development Research; Dec2000, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p179 

    Examines discourses on gender identity and difficulties faced by men in Chennai, India. Consequences of domestic gender hierarchies on women based on research undertaken in low income settlements; Impact and importance of masculine identity on domestic power struggle; Concern regarding female...

  • 'His Princess': An Arthurian Family Drama.
    Kaufman, Amy S. // Arthuriana; Fall2012, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p41 

    Modesty movements in the United States have begun to rely on a fragmented and bowdlerized pastiche of Arthuriana to enforce the chastity of adolescent girls and elevate the status of fathers. The Purity Ball, which functions as the official public ceremony of modesty movements, inscribes the...

  • Religious leaders in Arab nations launch AIDS response group.
    Kaufman, Amy S. // Christian Century; 12/12/2006, Vol. 123 Issue 25, p17 

    The article reports the 2006 founding of an AIDS awareness organization that united Muslim and Christian leaders in 20 Arab countries. Operating under the acronym CHAHAMA, the First Network of Arab Religious Leaders Responding to Aids will promote chastity and counsel those suffering with the...

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