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New Parent and Teen Tips – the Perils of Pornography

When it comes to practicing the virtue of chastity, a great challenge the culture presents to families is the accessibility and acceptance of pornography. While one may think that pornography – defined as the depiction of erotic images intended to cause sexual excitement – can only be found on password protected corners of the internet, the reality is that there are a plethora of books, magazines, websites, and apps that contain pornographic content.

90% of children ages 8-16 have seen pornography on the internet, with the average age of initial exposure being 11 years old.

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