WGR10164 - Chastity: Virtue for Our Time
Guest: Fr. Wade Menezes
Rape, sex crimes, pornography, perversity, prostitution, human trafficking, sexually transmitted diseases including AIDS. All noxious consequences flowing from one common source - the sin of lust, arguably THE social sin of our time. What is its antidote? The moral virtue of chastity breaks the bonds of selfishness and moral aggressiveness. Predicated upon the notion of sexual license, current attitudes and behaviors have moved the cultural mindset from a holy understanding of the human person and his sexuality, and has to great extent, normalized the perverse.