Masturbation is the experience of sexual orgasm produced by self-stimulation. Virtually every man and almost as many women have tried it. It is a regular practice of most single men. One of the Author: Men. When I first introduced our yearlong series on Sexuality & The Church, I polled you for your input and ideas, and the most popular suggestion came from a reader named Lucy who wrote: “With sexuality (and with singleness) could you look at masturbation from a theological perspectiAuthor: Rachel Held Evans.
Bored and without much to do on a Saturday night, I was alone in the basement surfing through TV channels. Like snapshots with sound, the images flipped by rapidly, telling me that, as usual. What Could Possibly Be Wrong with Christian Masturbation? In both marriage and singleness, our bodies are not just for ourselves. Eve Tushnet, guest writer. Image: Shutterstock This post is Author: Eve Tushnet, Guest Writer.
I could take the easy road and just say, "If in doubt, don't do it." The fact is that many Christian women masturbate and feel horribly guilty about it. I've met women who feel more shame about masturbation than they do about having an adulterous affair. Yet the Bible is silent on the issue of masturbation and says a whole lot about adultery.Author: Dr. Juli Slattery. Aug 08, 2012 · Masturbation, although it seems to be something that plagues most males, even evangelical Christian men, did much to ruin my life. It did so because it led inexorably to other sins, such as pornography (which was "mild" when I was a teenager). Then Playboy came along, and Penthouse, which became XXX.
Could masturbation be God’s “way out” for single Christians struggling with their sex drive? After publishing this post and hearing from my single readers, I realize perhaps I left a few gray areas, specifically on the area of masturbation. So today I’d like dust away the cobwebs and flesh out my thoughts on masturbation. Sep 25, 2004 · Masturbation. The other issue I want to briefly touch on is masturbation. This is an issue many men deal with, and the theology we have laid out addresses it. Many single men think of masturbation as an outlet for pent-up sexual desires, and they .