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The moral virtue that under the cardinal virtue of temperance,provides for the integration of sexuality within a person leading to the inner unity of the bodily and spiritual being


That which completes or makes perfect; the completion, perfection, consummation


Unjust desire to possess in a way that exceeds the limits of reason what is not ours and belongs to another or is owed to him


Literally "fruitfulness;" an end of marriage and flowering of conjugal love by which children are produced


Sexual intercourse between an unmarried man and an unmarried woman


Intimate relations between relatives or in-laws within a degree that prohibitis marriage between them


Disordered desire for or inordinate enjoyment of sexual pleasure


The deliberate stimulation of the genital organs to derive sexual pleasure


Refusing to unveil what should remain hidden; a part of chastity


The emotions or dispositions which incline us to good or evil actions, such as love and hate, hope and fear, joy and sadness, and anger


Attuning the intellect and will to the demands of God's holiness, chiefly in 3 areas: 1) charity, 2) chastity or sexual rectitude, and 3) love of truth and orthodoxy of faith


The forcible violation of the sexual intimacy of another person


Mastery of oneself

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