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This article has been long overdue for a rewrite, so I went ahead and did what I could. I hope that the structure is now more conducive to additions and corrections than the previous version, and I'm sorry if I didn't include portions or topics that should have been kept (or added). —[[User:Magda|<b>magda</b>]] ([[User_talk:Magda|talk]]) 19:55, March 20, 2008 (PDT)
 
== Purpose Section and St. John Chrysostom ==
 
Quite confused. I am wondering if anybody has a link to the last quote in this section by St. John Chrysostom, mainly the quote "Neither is it necessary to allow for the possibility of conceiving, and thus having a large number of children, something you may not want." I'm not overly familiar with SJC, but I can recall that his 24th Homily on Romans has many anti-contraception and anti-abortion viewpoints, and it would appear that this viewpoint is one that is very pro-contraception. It is quoted as being from his sermon "On Virginity." I have looked and cannot find this quote in that sermon (though perhaps I do not have a full version). The actual citation here in the wiki is a book I am not familiar with. If SJC did in fact say this, could someone provide a link to the quotation? I think a stronger source is needed than simply a secondary quotation through a novel.
 
Note: I was referring to this part from the Homily on Romans ([[http://byzantineramblings.blogspot.com/2008/07/st-john-chrysostom-on-contraception.html]]
 
[[User:Mets|Mets]] 09:19, June 17, 2009 (UTC)
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