Girls are expected to display a number of feminine virtues, particularly modesty and chastity .
In spite of being single and professing the vow of chastity as a nun, I sometimes feel this way.
In 1534 they all swore an oath of poverty, chastity and obedience to the pope.
Male and female members of religious orders took a vow of chastity and ordained priests were obligated to celibacy.
During that period, a woman was more concerned with preserving her chastity than with saving her life.
Programs are screened for scenes that contradict the codes of sexual chastity and religious observance.
Mr Cousins sees in this the disorderly, self-defeating aspects of both sexual desire and chastity .
Religion is an intensely personal matter and is as sacrosanct as chastity .
Imagine a particularly ascetic monastic order, whose rule not only enjoins chastity , but forbids sexual desire.
The authors also fail to understand that for Jesuits chastity is a way of relating to God, not just to other people.