Bangladesh Church groups work to curb premarital sex

DHAKA – Church groups in Bangladesh have stepped up efforts to curb underage and premarital sex in the capital, where adolescents and youths comprise a large percentage of the population.Groups including the Salesian Sisters and Missionaries of Charity, along with Caritas, the social arm of the Catholic Church, have established awareness campaigns to address an [...]

Values: premarital Sex – what’s the Big Deal?

In this continuing series on Values by Catholic Medical Guild and Caritas Singapore, we look at premarital sex and explain the underlying attitudes behind those who engage in it. It is becoming increasingly common for unmarried couples – youth and adults – to engage in premarital sex. The commonly cited reasons by those who see [...]