Modesty is so much more than a dress code. Explore Fr. Hardon’s four aspects of modesty: humility, studiousness, modest dress, and modest behavior.
The internet is raging with modesty debates: whether or not leggings are pants, whether or not women should wear tank tops, how many inches are allowed here or there before the fabric kicks in.
When we think of modesty, we often think only of determining the guidelines of appropriate dress for women. While this is vitally important, modesty is so much more than just a dress code, and modesty is not just a virtue for women.
Today let’s explore what modesty means for all faithful Christians (men and women alike).