Would it be proper to date a fifteen-year-old girl?


im in 11th grade AND 17 YEARS OLD me and this girl like each other but shes 15 years old in tenth grade. would it be alright for us to date? i mean would it be proper? is it ok in gods eyes or is it wrong to date a girl that much yougner than you? ive been praying on this alot for the past week but cant find any answers. if youve got an opinion id like to hear it


Dear Passive,

Fifteen-year-old girls have no business dating. Find someone your own age—or wait until she is older. In a year you’ll be out of high school. Will you still be wanting to date a high school student? Find someone your own age.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.

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