DB Forum 2.docx - DB Forum#2 Theology of Sexuality and Sex After watching the presentation by Dr Thomas(n.d my view on masturbation is that the act of

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DB Forum #2: Theology of Sexuality and SexAfter watching the presentation by Dr. Thomas (n.d.) my view on masturbation is that the act of masturbation is neither wrong or right, but rather dependent on the heart of the person committing the act of masturbation it was makes it right or worng. Research has shown that masturbation is common among both males and females (Robbins et al., 2011). Masturbation as we all know, is a form of sexual self-pleasure. Which means it is a form of sex. I did not find anything in the bible that explicitly stated masturbation was this or that. I did however after watching the presentation (Thomas, n.d.) consider certain verses that about the heart.Matthew 6:21 (ESV) reads, “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also”. If a married man or woman is masturbating with thoughts being focused on their spouse (their treasure), then I see nothing wrong with masturbating. The is a form of sex being shared betweenand husband and his wife. Hebrews 13:4 (ESV) reads, “Let marriage be held in honor among all,

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