Is It a Sin According to the Bible? The following excerpt is taken from a transcript of the video above. Within the greater body of Christ there is a spectrum of opinion of the subject. On average, our videos receive hundreds of views. So this one in particular, 41, views.
Masturbation: Is It Wrong?
19 Bible verses about Masturbation
In both marriage and singleness, our bodies are not just for ourselves. Eve Tushnet, guest writer Image: Shutterstock This post is part of a weekly Her. Masturbation doesn't fit within typical modern ethical concerns. It's not unsafe or cruel; in moderation it does not interfere with academic or economic performance, and it doesn't make your children more likely to flunk high school or get pregnant out of wedlock. There are no peer-reviewed studies linking it to obesity or reduced charitable giving, and it is virtually the only thing on earth that doesn't give you cancer. Conventional wisdom tells us it's a healthy form of stress relief.
Questions and Concerns About Masturbation
My husband and I have been married over 12 years. We recently learned in a Bible study class that masturbation is a sin. This is the only way that I am able to reach climax. Are they implying that it is a sin to masturbate alone, or is it okay with your partner? I need some clarification, because I haven't seen anything written in the Bible stating that masturbation is a sin.
Guidelines for sorting out a complicated question. Juli Slattery Masturbation: Is It Wrong? Because my job is to talk to women about sex, there are few questions that I haven't heard and haven't answered.