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Side note: There is a lot of research showing that religion is good at helping people commit more strongly to things than they would otherwise.
For example, religious married couples have a slightly lower chance of divorce than nonreligious/nonpracticing married couples because they have a stronger sense of moral commitment.
Naturally, religious people seem more likely to wait until marriage to have sex.
In a study of 9 Southern Babtist churches in Texas (it doesn’t get much more conservative than that), 20% of the church members aged 25 or younger were married without ever having premarital sex.
Rather than present a balanced, complete picture of both abstinence and sexual activity, focuses on the negative repercussions of sexual activity; it discusses the possibility of unintended pregnancy and STDs, including HIV and goes on to blame teen sexual behavior for all sorts of individual and societal problems.
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Although he still writes the occasional article, he spends most of his time these days creating new site features and keeping everything organized.
Mike is web software developer by day, and is in school to become a psychologist.
For example, 11% of modern 25-year-olds have not had premarital sex.