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Continence and Obedience

St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430) in his treatise De bono coniugale (On the Good of Marriage) argues that obedience is a greater virtue than continence. He states: “The good of obedience is better than of continence.” And why? Because “marriage … Continue reading

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