Solo Masturbation in Marriage

Solo Masturbation in Marriage Paul Byerly The information here comes in part from a couple of online surveys we did. The first important question then is how accurate are those surveys, do they represent married Christians as a whole? As the surveys were not…

Chronic Masturbation

Chronic Masturbation Paul Byerly What it is Let’s start by defining what makes one a chronic masturbator. Chronic masturbation means masturbating multiple times a day, every day, month after month. The man who masturbates daily, or even twice a day, is not a chronic…

Masturbation Overview

Masturbation Overview The issue of masturbation has consistently been one of the most discussed and most continues topics for us at The Marriage Bed. The subject is emotionally charged, with guilt, fear, distrust, shame, anger and other powerful emotions being a part of one’s…

Why Didn't God Call it Sin?

WHY DIDN’T GOD CALL MASTURBATION SIN? Paul H. Byerly We have heard a lot of explanations of why masturbation is sin, but we have yet to have anyone give us a good explanation for why the Bible does not say it is. Is there…

Masturbation Q & A

MASTURBATION Q AND A This began as answers to a number of arguments against masturbation that were submitted anonymously by one person. We have since added to and altered the article. Anything in black is from Paul and/or Lori, while things in blue are…

Teens and Masturbation

IS MASTURBATION A SIN? For teens and their parents Dale Kaufman Guest Author The following article was written by Dale Kaufman, a married father of two boys, a youth pastor of over 30 years, and a member of The Marriage Bed’s board of directors….

Masturbation in Marriage

MASTURBATION IN MARRIAGE Paul H. Byerly In other parts of this section, we have stated that we do not see masturbation as inherently sinful for singles. But what about for those who are married? Before we dig in, let’s define some terms. When we…

Pastor's Views

PASTOR’S THOUGHTS ON MASTURBATION Various Pastors and LeadersGuest Authors We would like to have more pastors and Christian leaders comment on this issue, and yes, we will post comments from those who do not agree with us. Use the contact button at the bottom…