Celibacy, Marriage, Attachment, Detachment, Life and Death

Is celibacy necessary for spiritual advancement? Is there any significance to Christ being single and never having married? Why are women not allowed to serve as priestesses? Is this based on scripture or ignorance? The ancients associated celibacy with life and marriage with death, Why? What did Christ mean when He said that it is harder for a rich man to go to heaven than a camel to pass through the eye of a needle? Did Christ really despise money and wealth? What is the spiritual meaning behind his statement? Do celibacy and detachment lead to heaven? Do marriage and attachment lead to hell? Is there a deeper and hidden meaning to these statements? Find out in this fascinating article.