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It communicates the idea of no mixture, no dirt, no pollutant, no stain, no defect. When we tell our children and teens to aim for sexual purity, we are, in essence, telling them what they need to avoidsexual and lustful involvement before marriagenot what they should aim for. These bible verses (from the nlt unless indicated otherwise) on sexual purity are also helpful for single and married adults too. (this article was the basis of a seminar that bill and kristi gaultiere taught to parents and teens at a church in 2002. ) respect biblical morals on sex save sex for marriage do not commit adultery. A study of sexual purity page 5 our behavior romans 1313-14 13let us behave decently, as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and debauchery, not in dissension and jealousy. 14 rather, clothe yourselves with the lord jesus christ, and do not think about how to gratify the desires of the sinful nature. question why is sexual purity so important? Answer god gave man and woman the joy and pleasure of sexual relations within the bounds of marriage, and the bible is clear about the importance of maintaining sexual purity within the boundaries of that union between man and wife (ephesians 531). Abstaining from sexual relations is not the same thing as purity. Please do not get me wrong abstinence is a good thing, but it is just one part, and a small one at that, of what true biblical purity is all about. many times when we think about purity it is related to sexual purity, however gods word has much to say about purity in regards to our heart, mind and soul. God calls us to live a life that is holy and free from an evil and wicked ways. Moral purity should be our ultimate goal as we pursue to live in a way that honors god and remembers the. sexual purity is inseparable from a committed christian life. If you are not living in sexual purity, god will not hear your other prayers until you offer the prayer of confession and repentance and commit yourself to a life of holiness (1 john 19). One practical tool for encouraging your teen toward a life of sexual purity is simple a full calendar. 1 corinthians 618 esv 718 helpful votes helpful not helpful. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person sins against his own body. Biblical&stances&on&purity&issues& homosexuality&& statements about homosexuality, based on scripture.