Gender, Sex & Sexuality: Virgins in America: Purity_002

Associate Pastor J.R. Hall prays over the purity ring ceremony participants after they received their rings and {quote}True Love Waits{quote} commitment certificates on February 13, 2008 at the Full Life Assembly of God in Franklin, TN. The ceremony involves teenage boys and girls and their parents who take a pledge to abstain from sex before marriage. The participants complete 5 classes before graduating in the ceremony where they receive a ring as a symbol of their promise to God and their parents and a certificate.

Associate Pastor J.R. Hall prays over the purity ring ceremony participants after they received their rings and "True Love Waits" commitment certificates on February 13, 2008 at the Full Life Assembly of God in Franklin, TN. The ceremony involves teenage boys and girls and their parents who take a pledge to abstain from sex before marriage. The participants complete 5 classes before graduating in the ceremony where they receive a ring as a symbol of their promise to God and their parents and a certificate.