Among Women 202: Chastity is for Lovers

January 10, 2016

This week’s episode:

“Blessed are They”: St Dwynden

“Among Women” Guest: Arleen Spenceley

This episode examines the subject of chastity from a Catholic point of view. My guest, Arleen Spenceley, is a writer for the Tampa Bay Times. A few years back, an essay she wrote on being a chaste single adult garnered much discussion in print and went viral online. All this led to her book release Chastity is for Lovers: Single, Happy, and (Still) a Virgin. Join us for a discussion of the influence of St John Paul’s thoughts on love between the sexes, and how chastity is a virtue every person must cultivate.

Links for this episode:

Welsh travel information on Dwynden and Llanddwyn

Love and Responsibility, by Pope St. John Paul II

Chastity is for Lovers, by Arleen Spenceley

Arleen Spenceley’s blog

Other shows of related interest:

AW 194: The Thrill of the Chaste with Dawn Eden

AW 140: Saintly Perspectives on Healing Sexual Wounds with Dawn Eden

AW 98: Women, Sex, and the Church with Erika Bachiochi

AW 155: Woman, You are a Gift! with Rebecca Teti

AW 143: Growing in Friendship with Jesus and His Queen


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