Sentence Examples

  • There is a trend among religious teenages to sign a pledge to remain celibate until they marry.
  • The monks were committed to a celibate lifestyle, filled with meditation and prayer.
  • Catholic priests are required to be celibate as part of their vows.
  • The parochial clergy are celibate in so far as they must be married when appointed, but if left widowers may not marry again.
  • They came accompanied by a band of Roman maidens vowed to live a celibate life in a nunnery in Palestine.