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Leaked document from Mormon church says masturbation leads to homosexuality
The Mormon Therapist: Neither a Sin nor a Transgression – Sunstone Magazine
Sep 10, Sexual Issues 0 comments. I was talking with a friend today and she mentioned that the Church Handbook was recently updated. As she told me the changes she said that they took out masturbating or self gratification being a sin. All growing up we were taught that this is a sin and I have taught my teens that it is too. Now I am confused if it is?
The Mormon Therapist: Neither a Sin nor a Transgression
Kimball , — He told of a young couple who had fallen prey to this deception of the adversary:. Since the world began, there have been countless immoralities, but to hear them justified by Latter-day Saint youth shocked me.
Leaked documents show Mormon church played key role in passing Prop 8 Whistleblowing site Mormon Leaks has uploaded training manuals used by the church to help make same-sex marriage illegal. This both discourages them and tends to make them feel that they cannot solve their problems. It is better to refer to their 'homosexual behaviour' than to call them a 'homosexual'. Although the document is now nearly 40 years old, the Mormon church continues to condemn "homosexual behaviour". It notes that same-sex attraction is permissible, as long as it isn't acted upon.