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Twenty years later, that ritual strikes me as almost innocuous — how much power do we give to the scribbled signature of a teenager who had only the faintest idea what sex was? Yet it also carried a psychological burden that many of my peers and I are still unloading. It held out the promise that if I remained pure, then God would reward good behavior with a husband — surely before I turned 30 so that we could have lots of children. Twenty years later, I no longer subscribe to purity culture, largely because it never had anything to say to Christians past the age of Yet lately, I also find myself mourning the loss of the coherent sexual ethic that purity culture tried to offer. Is consent culture the best that we have in its place?
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Early Christian Virgins on Sexuality and Virginity
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The ritual passing of the candle, which celebrated the engagement of one of my sisters, made it clear that in biblical womanhood, the role of wife and mother was her highest calling and achievement. When I first joined, it felt like a good fit. At age 19, I had never had a boyfriend. I was afraid of being intimate. Evangelical purity culture had convinced me that if I did choose to have sex outside of marriage, I would ruin any chance I had at a life.