Each of us is called to chastity, even those of us who are married. It’s a difficult concept to grasp in a culture that thinks chastity means a negative view of sexuality. But Kimberly Hahn reveals that chastity in marriage is anything but negative—it guards the purity of marriage and creates an even stronger bond.
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John and Claire Grabowski’s One Body: A Program of Marriage Preparation and Enrichment for the New Evangelization guides couples—married and preparing for marriage—through the beauty of the sacrament of marriage.
Purity in marriage also points to openness to life. Learn more in Patrick Coffin’s The Contraception Deception: Catholic Teaching on Birth Control.
Theologians can speculate that the original sin was a failure of the marriage vows. But on this episode of The Road to Emmaus, Scott Hahn reminds us that marriage is still a source of great grace.