Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On Fortitude And Temperance
Q[152] Of Virginity
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We must now consider virginity: and under this head there are five points of inquiry:

A[1] In what does virginity consist?

A[2] Whether it is lawful?

A[3] Whether it is a virtue?

A[4] Of its excellence in comparison with marriage;

A[5] Of its excellence in comparison with the other virtues.