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Dysfunctional Childhoods and Their Impact on Relationships

In this episode, Rebecca discusses how dysfunctional childhoods often go hand in hand with purity culture. This can cause compounded issues later on it relationships like issues with vulnerability, trust, etc. If you would like to find more content associated with The Scarlet Virgins, check out www.scarletvirgins.com Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:22 […]

Healing Wounds

The Scarlet Virgins Episode #12 – Healing Wounds Legalism in purity culture produces shame, which in turn can cause internalized self-hatred. Addiction, mental health issues, and self-harm are all a result of this internalized self-hatred. In this episode, Rebecca talks about the scars we carry, whether they are physical or mental, and introduces a new […]

Ladies Who Lust

The Scarlet Virgins Episode #11 – Ladies Who Lust Growing up in purity culture, Rebecca and her female friends always heard phrases like “men are visual”, “boys will be boys”, etc. These phrases taught that men were perverted sex beasts due to their interest in sex and that women were more prim and proper, and […]