Category - masturbation
the mormon church is facing growing pressure to end a practice that has allowed adult male bishops to ask children explicit questions about sex and masturbation. for the first pioneer mormons however, the question of masturbation was never discussed in the church press and the mormon prophets took no official doctrinal position. No known early mormon doctrinal statements from this period exist specifically on the topic. What should you do if your child is masturbating? Mormons and masturbation. As a certified sex therapist who is also a mormon, i get a lot of questions from parents. Masturbation involves this abuse of imagination in erotic matters (which i think bad in itself) and thereby encourages a similar abuse of it in all spheres. After all, almost the main work of life is to come out of our selves, out of the little, dark prison we are all born in. Masturbation is to be avoided as all things are to be avoided which retard this process. The mormon curtain firmly believes that adult men asking sexual questions of minors behind closed doors is a criminal act. The new petition calling for an end to the mormon masturbation interviews. In other words, there is no real reference although like all parodies, its based on facts, i. If youre doing research to assuage your own guilt from masturbation,. I was in the plymouth 2nd ward, and in the plymouth 2nd ward, people were nice to me. no questions on how you follow it or whether or not you are masturbating. Furthermore, in the temple, the law of chastity is defined as covenanting to only have sexual relations with ones spouse. My official stance on masturbation, the mormon therapist,.