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Happily Faithless

5 Problems with Christian Purity Culture

Purity culture seeks to forever infantilize women.

Photo by Ben White on Unsplash

In 2002, 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was kidnapped from her childhood bedroom in Utah. Elizabeth Smart’s captor held her hostage only a few miles away from her home and raped her repeatedly for 9 months.

At the time, many asked, “Why didn’t she just run away?”

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Taylor B.

Taylor B.

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