Embracing Chastity with Body & Soul

Everyone is called to chastity. Not everyone is called to abstinence, but all people are called to embrace chastity. What is chastity? An orientation towards God, His divine plan, and the good of the other by practicing a chaste love in the actions of our body and a purity of the heart, mind, and soul. … Continue reading Embracing Chastity with Body & Soul

Who’s On First? Reclaiming the Kiss

original publication at ChurchPop. 2015. Most individuals can hardly imagine a world where couples save their first kiss for their wedding day. Others find the sentiment sweet but unreasonable. Others mock the awkwardness or imperfectness of a public first kiss. Deep down, I think those people are unsatisfied, restless, possibly jealous, because they desire something … Continue reading Who’s On First? Reclaiming the Kiss