You can take matters into your own hands. When this happens, he experiences frequent and often uncontrolled erections. Eating can become addictive too. These rationalizations, though doubtless well-intentioned, are wholly pragmatic, with no apparent recognition of biblical principle. I'm a Christian and so is my boyfriend.
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The Roman Catholic church. Nov 18, Messages: The only mention of masturbation occurs in Gen Research shows it can lower stress, aid sleep and is even beneficial for our health lowering the risk of prostate cancer in men, and possibly increasing resistance to heart disease and type-2 diabetes! Masturbation helps to relieve the sexual stress that is normal in teens and young adults before they are married. There is no doubt that masturbation is a sexual activity.
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I agree with Bo on this, but I just wondered why, if you are both adults, do you put off getting married? It easily becomes addictive, and that is wrong. It should not control us. Some erringly cite Onan in Gen. These posts from John Piper here and here , and Russell Moore here are full of help. From a Christian perspective God made sex.
It is not designed to bring sexuality into pre-marriage relationships. Most people would not want to have describe their bowel movements or have a bowel movement in front of an audience. But, regardless of the cause, the women who experience it frequently suffer great psychological distress. Otherwise self-control is to be mastered. We find it used most often in a very broad ways—language that implies the recipients already understood the expected behavior 1 Corinthians 5: Most religions, denominations and sects use the story of Onan in the Bible to support their claim that it is wrong.