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13,039. Abominations have flowed from priestly celibacy. (Catholicism & Celibacy) Satanic Vatican
13,072. There is no basis in the scriptures for mandatory celibacy ... Married priests when they died their inheritance went to their oldest son. And so the institutionalised church leaders desiring to stop this practice begin to mandate celibacy. (Catholicism & Celibacy) Father Tom Doyle
13,504. Celibacy has always been the rule. But many of the male disciples were deciding to take the level of their commitment and celibacy one irreversible step further. (Cult & Celibacy) Heaven’s Gate: The Definitive Story
66,425. As to marriage or celibacy let a man take which course he will – he will be sure to repent. (Celibacy & Marriage) Socrates
66,426. A triumph of willpower over the orgasm. (Celibacy & Chastity) 1984 1984 starring John Hurt & Richard Burton & Gregor Fisher & Suzanna Hamilton & Cyril Cusack & James Walker & Andrew Wilde & Corina Seddon & Rupert Baderman & John Boswall & Phyllis Logan et al, director Michael Radford
66,427. Celibacy is an essential poverty in my own character. I must never allow myself to be vulnerable in the sexual sense. Kenneth Williams, Fantabulosa! BBC
66,428. The reason for most of the smut in this world is boredom. (also Smut) ibid.
57,362. It was Thecla’s adherence to celibacy ironically that branded her a feminist in the ancient world. (Paul & Celibacy) Banned from the Bible: Secrets of the Apostles
66,429. This battle over celibacy split the early Church and led to the banning of certain texts from the Bible. ibid.
66,430. Do not deprive one another except perhaps by agreement for a set time, to devote yourselves to prayer and then come together again, so that Satan may not tempt you. (Celibacy & Chastity & Church) I Corinthians 7:5
66,431. He [Paul] deprives young men of wives, and maidens of husbands, saying, There is for you a resurrection in no other way, unless you remain chaste, and pollute not the flesh ... Burn her that will not marry in order that all women have been taught by this man may be afraid. (Celibacy & Chastity) Acts of Paul and Thecla, chapter II & III
66,432. Celibacy goes deeper than the flesh. F Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise
72,841. Celibacy one inescapable step further. (Cults & Celibacy) Heaven’s Gate: Cult Suicide, PBS 2015
103,413. Us celibates should stick together. Spitting Image s9e3, Stephen Fry to Cliff Richard