This is not a sin that is beyond the power of God to overcome. As we might expect the opposite is also true. Cite this article Jackson, Wayne. I know my recommendations will be inflammatory to some people. A lesser but still significant percentage of girls also engage in what was once called 'self-gratification' or worse, 'self-abuse. Sin cannot always be removed as easily as simply replacing it with something else. Your name or email address:
It creates a selfish, self-centered, self-focused perversion of the true, sacred act.
Conservative christian leader James Dobson of Focus on the Family: Masturbation is OK
He did this so we would want to have a family of our own. Well, those are my views, for what they are worth. This is not a sin that is beyond the power of God to overcome. Between 95 and 98 percent of all boys engage in this practice — and the rest have been known to lie. James Dobson teaches a similar view of autoeroticism being amoral. It is virtually impossible to masturbate without fantasizing. Dec 28, 5.