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That's a question that is not easily generalized. Any lay person may take a vow of chastity. Married persons may take the vow of chastity, as permanent deacons do, where if the spouse dies, they may not remarry.

The Norbertine tertiaries may be married or single. Their web page is listed below.

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Q: Can lay members of the Norbertine third order be married or do they take a vow of celibacy?
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