An Interview with Aidan

Undivided blog recently asked Aidan a few questions about himself, with emphasis on what he thinks about celibacy. He answers from the perspective of someone who has committed himself to singleness until the age of twenty-five. I don’t know why but I couldn’t resist googling the name Aidan to see Read more…

The Gift of Exploration

Here’s a poem that was sent in to Undivided blog some time ago. I like it because it’s a very personal poem. I like it because it carries you on a journey of feeling some of what the poet has felt. I also like it because, although it homes in Read more…

The Image of Beauty

I wrote this back in March 2009. A friend of mine was planning to take some girls away for a few days on a Christian camp and she asked me to write a poem that she could use with the girls in a quiet contemplative slot. So I sat down Read more…

An interview with Andy

Andy has been a committed celibate for over ten years. Undividedblog recently asked him a few questions about his celibacy. Here’s what he said: Tell us a little about yourself and why you are celibate I became celibate in 2001 after I had been a Christian for eight years. I Read more…

Book reviews coming soon …

Coming soon … Book reviews on celibacy and related issues. Ever wanted to read a good book about celibacy, or maybe a book about or by a specific celibate man or woman, but not quite known where to look? Hopefully we’ll be able to point you in the right direction. Read more…

Mother Teresa: loving God

‘I cannot, in conscience, love a creature with the love of a woman for a man. I no longer have the right to give that affection to any other creature but God.’ Mother Teresa (1910-1997). Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity and made vows of chastity, poverty and obedience; Read more…