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How Christians Should Respond to Gender Dysphoria

What if we found meaning in all of our reality (including suffering) that is in need of redemption?

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The Church’s Sex Problem

Our sexuality does not compete with our spirituality — it completes it.

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How to Battle the Church’s Pornography Problem

Five ways we can apply the Gospel to the fight against this damning epidemic.

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The “Rise” of Rapper and Pastor Trip Lee

A Q&A with Trip Lee on pastoring, porn, and John Piper.

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What the Apostle Paul Said About Prostitutes, Marriage, and Sex

Paul’s wisdom for modern Christians: “All things may be lawful, yes, but not all things are beneficial.”

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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Christian View of Sexuality

Why traditional Christians believe as they do regarding gender, sexuality, marriage, and the family.

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After Evangelical Virgins Marry, Then What?

According to one sociologist, evangelical men who wait struggle to talk about sex inside of marriage.

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True Love Waits . . . and Waits . . . and Waits

In an era of delayed marriage and open sexuality, how does advice to “wait until marriage” still make sense?

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Sociologist: Religion Can Predict Sexual Behavior

“Religion and sex are tracking each other like never before,” says sociologist Mark Regnerus.

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5 Reasons Religious Millennials Aren’t Marrying

Always a bridesmaid, never a bride. Or a groom. Or, okay, even a bridesmaid. Why are we waiting to tie the knot?

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Bad Sex: Three Reasons the “Fifty Shades of Grey” Milestone Matters

The erotica trilogy has become one of the best-selling books of all time. Why that’s bad news for “Fifty Shades” fans.

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I’m Giving Up Control for Lent, and You Better Give Up Something, Too

I called the Dean of the National Cathedral for a lesson on Lent and realized I needed to do more than just learn about it.

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Secret Sex Lives of the Bible Belt

Seven snapshots of sex therapy from a former therapist at a megachurch counseling center in the South.

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Catholicism Is Sexy and We Know it

Why many of our most sexual — and powerful — pop culture performances depend on Catholicism.

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Your Religious Guide to Sex

The Kama Sutra doesn’t contain all the religious world’s guidance on sex. Today, Jews and Christians have sex guides too.

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Allergic to sex? On book pulping and pursed lips

Religion does a disservice by trying to leave sex out of the human/divine equation.

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Cover girl power

Why Barbie is the ideal Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover girl.

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“I believe in God, and it makes me want to do the right thing”: An interview with porn star Ron Jeremy

Ron Jeremy says sex and spirituality are completely separate issues — which is why swingers can be churchgoers, too.

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I Was an Angry Atheist: Why I Launched (and Relaunched) OnFaith

How religion became the center of my life and work.

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Can Faith Prevent Teen Pregnancy?

It may surprise many parents and other adults to learn they are wrong — really wrong — about teens.