Wearing a purity ring is a statement that you will abstain from sex until marriage. Choosing to wear one is a big commitment, and it shouldn't be taken lightly. Here is how to do it. Take the time to really give it some thought. See if you...
The Bates family is the unofficial brand ambassador for purity rings
Katie Bates celebrated her 16th birthday tonight on Bringing Up Bates - so naturally, seeing that it's a family tradition, Gil and Kelly presented Katie with a purity ring. The little ceremony was so beautiful it made me want to give rings to my unborn children one day.
Purity rings (also known as promise rings, abstinence rings, or chastity rings) are worn as a sign of chastity. The practice originated in the United States in the 1990s among Christian-affiliated sexual abstinence groups. Wearing a purity ring is typically accompanied by a religious vow to practice abstinence until marriage.
A purity ring is a symbolic token of a young person's vow to remain celibate until she is married. Statistics seem to conclude that there is little difference in the sexual activity of purity ring--wearing teenagers when compared with others who have not made such a pledge.
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Virginity is the state of a person who has never engaged in sexual intercourse. There are cultural and religious traditions which place special value and significance on this state, especially in the case of unmarried females, associated with notions of personal purity, honor and worth.
Virgins Until Marriage: How Women Who Waited Feel About Their Choice
A recent Harris poll found that 51 percent of people think that couples should hold off on sex until marriage, and (somewhat surprisingly) 47 percent of Millennials (ages 18-36) agree. The statistic is unexpected, given the ubiquity of premarital sex depicted in popular culture, but these numbers, which span age, sex, race, education and region, suggest that not everyone gets it on, or thinks you should, before getting hitched.
10 Famous People Who Waited Until Marriage To Lose Their Virginity
Tamera Mowry, star of Sister, Sister (one of the all-time greatest '90s television shows) recently revealed to The Real panel that she didn't lose her virginity until she was 29 years old. After finally having sex, she then decided to stay celibate until she was married.
Celebrities Who Waited (Or Are STILL Waiting) Until Marriage!
Whoa! It's hard to imagine that there are some in Hollywood who're abstaining from getting it on - considering how seXXXy most celebrities are! As we previously reported, Russell Wilson recently revealed that he's decided to take a vow of celibacy until he marries again. Which is inneresting as he's dating the gorgeous !
'Inside Edition' Reporter Reveals Why She Waited Until Marriage to Have Sex
A television reporter on a popular news and entertainment show is speaking out about some very personal subjects: her Christian faith and a deliberate decision to wait until marriage to have sex. Megan Alexander of "Inside Edition" recently penned a piece for Whoa Women magazine titled, "Marriage Still...