purity balls

News

Parents in Colorado are rather perturbed over getting an email from the Mesa Valley School District 51 recommending a Christian purity seminar to girls ages 11 and up. Said seminar was titled “Wake Up Sleeping Beauty: At His Feet,” and the invite included this charming image.

HUH. Now, clearly, this is meant in reference… READ MORE »


News

Where do I even begin here?

Earlier today, I was alerted to the existence of a bizarre product called Boyfriend Bears stuffed bears marketed to teenage Christian girls looking to preserve their “purity” (read: hymen) for their future husbands. I guess a ring just isn’t enough these days.

They are bears… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

“The Virgin Daughters” is a documentary directed by Jane Treays (which aired in the U.K. last year) that follows a group of fathers and daughters as they prepare to attend a Purity Ball in Colorado Springs. I’m not sure if or when it will air in the U.S., but you can watch clips… READ MORE »