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Blog: Modesty: Can We Just Agree To Be Reasonable?

Few things light up the comments section like a post on modesty. Reactions range from, “Teaching modesty is body shaming and promotes rape culture!” to “Muumuus and turtlenecks for everyone!”…

Blog: Modesty: What is that?!

Modesty. What is the first image that comes to mind when someone mentions modesty? Do you have pictures of Amish women and nuns running through your head? If so, I…

Blog: Modesty: Heart before hemline

away from the true meaning of modesty. Modesty is not synonymous with oppression. It’s not a concept intended to hold women or hide women away under folds of fabric so…

Blog: 5 Modesty Hacks To Save Your Wardrobe

When it comes to purity, often the hardest topic to sell to young women is that of modesty. As a teenager I had a close and personal relationship with my…

Blog: My problem with “modesty”

I was introduced to the idea of modesty being a virtue that I should embrace as a young girl. For a long time there was pressure from certain circles of…

Blog: 30 Day Modesty Challenge

…modestly for 30 days. Instagram it with the hashtag #30daymodestychallenge . (Yes… take some selfies. No judgement) Pray about it and see what happens! Question time… Why did I decide…

Blog: The importance of modesty . . . for MEN

…to persons, negatively, they cannot be used as mere objects; and, positively, they must be loved. As embodied persons, we also have what Wojtyla calls “sexual values.” Modesty enters here…

Blog: Modesty: What’s the point?

…retreat I spoke at recently, one of the girls made a comment that absolutely nailed it. She said that modesty exists not just in our outfit choices but in how…

Blog: Leaving Modesty in the Locker Room

Even amongst faithful people, there is much disagreement about modesty at the gym. Having some form of physical activity is important for the well being of the human person. It…

Blog: Modest: Not Hottest, but oh-so Beautiful

Being modest is hard. Speaking as a nineteen-year-old Catholic woman who loves fashion, I will tell you first hand that modesty is not easy. You know why? Because skin is…

Q&A: Is it wrong to wear a bikini?

…to offer. If bikinis objectify women, modesty personalizes them. Therefore, women who wish to be taken seriously by men may want to reconsider the power of modesty. Its purpose is…

Blog: I Never Knew a Bikini Could Hide So Much

  Do you know what’s funny about dressing modestly? It is the hardest thing to start, yet then becomes impossible to stop. My journey with modesty has happened in stages,…

Blog: Revealing the “M” Word

…I came to the realization that giving myself away starts with something very simple: the “M” word. Modesty. I know; it’s summertime. That word is being thrown around all over…

Blog: How to Sabotage your Love Life

…ending up with Mr. Wrong. Girl, if you got it, flaunt it! Modesty? Don’t even think about it. All the Greek women going out are wearing revealing little numbers and…

Blog: You’re Worth More Than A Bikini

…to wear more modest summertime clothing. True modesty is not based on guilt or fear… it is based in knowledge of worth. If I’m being honest, wearing bikinis was something…

Blog: What’s “Perfectly Normal”?

…hard to have empathy without modesty. I know that parents tend to delegate “The Talk” to the least embarrassed parent, but sometimes I wonder: Maybe it should be the other…

Blog: Is This Too Short?

…enough. Besides, it has a high neckline so that evens it out on the modesty scale, right? It’s all too easy to justify a cute new outfit. “Better than most,”…

Page: Sarah Swafford

Sarah Swafford is the founder of Emotional Virtue Ministries. She speaks to people of all ages on a variety of topics such as: Emotional Virtue, Dating and Relationships, Modesty of…

Blog: Pornography: It’s not just a guy thing.

…camps, the boys go off for their “don’t watch porn” talk, and the girls are sat down to discuss modesty. Pornography negatively touches the lives of women in many different…

Projects: Franciscan University Chastity Project

…Christopher Orante, MIC, is giving away more than 800 chastity books, CDs, commitment cards, and Miraculous Medals to students at Franciscan University of Steubenville, to fight pornography and promote modesty….

Blog: “It’s not you… it’s me.”

…It took years for a redeemed vision of sexuality to evolve. Encountering women who radiated joyful, holy modesty (in demeanor even more than clothing) was also helpful, because they were…

Blog: Veiled . . . for the sake of the angels

…outward symbol of the recognition of femininity and its distinction from masculinity. Wearing it helps me grow in virtue in modesty, in humility, and authentic femininity.” “People may have stared,…

Blog: Why I’m Waiting to Have Sex Until I’m Married

…claim she wins the most beautiful woman of the year award. This is not true. Modesty reveals a woman’s inner beauty for the world to see, while preserving her body…

Projects: Good Girl Comeback

Good Girl Comeback talks to girls about confidence, purity, self-respect, modesty, dating, virtue, and spiritual development. Chastity Project helped them to raise funds to give away 200 free copies of…

Products: The Case for Chastity (Volume 1)

…hear inspiring and practical insights on tough issues such as: dating and courtship, modesty, pornography, starting over, marriage preparation, NFP and contraception, chastity within marriage, parenting strategies, and much more….

Page: Fuse Projects

…principal that modesty needs to be promoted throughout the school year. If students grow accustomed to immodesty on a daily basis, it becomes more of a challenge to change their…

Blog: How to talk to friends about chastity . . . without losing them

…your stuff. Look for resources on whatever topic you are addressing. Whether it is impure relationships, pornography, modesty, homosexuality, transgenderism, birth control or starting over, check out some solid truths…

Page: Endorsements

…great affect on me and turned around my thoughts. Like for example, modesty on how I dress. I don’t wear belly button shirts and mini skirts, but I could dress…

Page: Giving a Chastity Talk?

modesty with the girls. Men are prone to use a woman for the sake of physical gratification, while a woman is prone to allow herself to be used for the…

Blog: Miley can’t hear you—but we can.

…an easy target. After witnessing months of continuous “Miley bashing,” I had to ask myself—Why do we keep doing this? I love seeing our country talk about morals, self-respect, modesty

Page: Students

…for example, modesty on how I dress. I don’t wear belly button shirts and mini skirts, but I could dress better, and because of you, I will. I like how…

Blog: Three Reasons to Wait Before You Flirt or Date

…moderate our appetites instead of being controlled by them (CCC 2339). Modesty is the virtue that “encourages patience and moderation in loving relationships” (CCC 2522)—it compels us to think before…

Page: Jason & Crystalina Evert

…great affect on me and turned around my thoughts. Like for example, modesty on how I dress. I don’t wear belly button shirts and mini skirts, but I could dress…

Blog: How to Keep it Classy this Summer

…all wearing basically nothing, and it’s hot. It’s hot. And it can be really hot. Modesty seems to be the last thing that people are worrying about from June to…

Page: Jason & Crystalina

…for human sexuality and present an uplifting case for practicing the virtue of chastity. By addressing the issues that teens struggle with most, such as sexual pressure, pornography, modesty, and…

Products: The Pure Life

…shows: What is Love? Media Lies The Power of Modesty Pornography: Who does it hurt? Pure Pressure Virginity Starting Over Standards Are you a date or a soulmate? Tough Issues…