The 24-Year Old Virgin

Editor’s Note: This is not posted as an endorsement of the dating culture.

I’m a virgin.

If the topic ever comes up, it’s always received with an incredulous, “Whaa?”

The former mainstay, “Are you a virgin?” has now become, “Are you STILL a virgin?” almost exclusively.

Why would anyone want to retain their v-card? (Cue the “Jesus is my boyfriend” jokes dripping with condescension, please.)

As glamorous, exciting hook-up culture became mainstream behavior, abstinence became a word associated with delusion and naiveté.

Read the rest here.

Recommended Resources
The Ministry of Marriage
Biblical Thinking About Courtship and Marriage
Sex, Marriage And Family Life in John Calvin’s Geneva: Courtship Engagement And Marriage
The Princess and the Kiss

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