Question: "Masturbation - is it a sin according to the Bible?" Answer: The Bible does not mention masturbation or state whether or not masturbation is a sin. The passage most frequently associated with masturbation is the story of Onan in Genesis – Some interpret this passage to say that “spilling your seed” is a sin.
Is Masturbation a Sin? Expert answers to help you navigate bedroom challenges. Louis McBurney. Image: PIOTR MARCHINSKI / SHUTTERSTOCK Q: 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 Author: Louis Mcburney.
Is masturbation a sin? Does the Bible even talk about it? Masturbation is the act of sexually stimulating yourself. Usually this involves the use of pornography or anything we can conjure up in our imaginations.
Most importantly, just like any other sin, because it violates God's holiness. Masturbation is against God, against His ways and His purposes for how men and women are to relate to one another in a marital union that reflects the relationship of Christ to the Church. Masturbation is also sinful because it compromises us. We are made in God's image.