Tag Archives: Premarital Sex

154 MEDIA READER: PRE-MARITAL SEX WILL DESTROY YOUR FUTURE MARRAIGE

One may ask: Why keep your virginity when you can have fun? Because sex has the uncanny ability to create a lasting connection with another person, and the voices of your previous sex partners hovering over you when you embark on a serious relationship can be very disconcerting. Rage and insecurity can hinder the formation of a healthy relationship and it is very lonely to be in such marriages.

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[COMPLAIN] CHRISTIAN: STOP TELLING TEENS IT IS OK TO HAVE PREMARITAL SEX

I am writing in as a concerned parent about a recent letter which says we should allow premarital sex between mature adults. I feel it is precisely this kind of slippery slope argument that allows us to turn a blind eye when we see young couples, especially teenagers, engaging in premarital sex and cohabitation. Couples who are unmarried but live together or have premarital sex are usually the result of broken families and homes where the concept of "love" is poorly understood.

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PREMARITAL SEX NOT DETRIMENTAL TO MATURE ADULTS

There is wide consensus that underage sex is wrong, mainly because younger people may not have the mental maturity to handle the consequences of sex, such as pregnancy. That is why a legal age for sex is instituted in most countries, including Singapore. While underage sex is clearly a problem, can the same be said for premarital sex? Sex is a sacred expression of love reserved for the confines of marriage. But what about older individuals who choose not to marry? Are they to be denied the freedom to have sex, even with their life partners?

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