So few women talk about it, so as a woman who struggles with it, I am grateful to you for sharing your story. Of course, in these discussions, you can always expect to hear from perverted poseurs who self-titillate and think it is funny to mock truth-seekers. Sometimes, beating the habit means drastic steps. I approach the issue from two perspectives. If so, then that would be wrong. Like all habits that become addictions, you have to let go of it. Then again Jesus was born without a sin nature which may mean he did not have those urges.
What does the Bible say about Masturbation?
A wet dream is not a one-time event. In almost precisely the same way, because Scripture speaks clearly about the power of sexuality and the sin of lust, we can conclude that masturbation is nearly always sinful. Again, since the Bible does not declare masturbation a sin, I cannot say it is. Sex is for monogamous, heterosexual marriage, but we have sexual desires before that. The answer is that the word masturbation or the concept of masturbation is never mentioned in the Bible. Hi Tania, Great question! As difficult as it may be, the most helpful option would be to confide in someone you trust — a pastor, a close friend, a counselor, or a mentor.
Questions and Concerns About Masturbation | Focus on the Family
Similar questions Is my sister in Heaven? Hi Tania, Great question! There is no verse in the Bible that clearly says that masturbation is a sin. We are made in God's image. Thanks for reaching out. It is a two step procedure for present-day Christians to determine whether adultery is a sin:.
Second, consider that the Bible never refers directly to abortion. What about relieving a pressure that will eventually lead to lusting after another? Eve Tushnet, guest writer. Therefore, masturbation involving sexual fantasies at least not of one's spouse is undoubtedly sinful. Used with permission from www.
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