EVANGELICAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EVANGELICAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) After evangelical virgin guys marry, then what? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58322431-80/marriage-sex-married-diefendorf.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58322431-80/marriage-sex-married-diefendorf.html.csp">After evangelical virgin guys marry, then what?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADELLE M. BANKS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T13:28:02.396-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 01:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For decades, evangelical leaders have touted “virginity pledges” as a way for teens and young adults to “save themselves for marriage.” But what happens after the wedding day? According to a researcher at the University of Washington, young adult men who took the pledge and had male friends who held them accountable before marriage find themselves suddenly adrift and unable to talk to trusted friends — and sometimes even their new wives — about sex. “Because these men understand sex as a gift fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58322431@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:28:02 MDT