Pornography has become the most accepted forbidden fruit in the entire world. Looking at naked people for personal pleasure is strictly forbidden by God in His Word Matthew So why has it crossed over into the mainstream as being healthy and good?
By Dr. Victor B. Cline describes strategies that he has found useful in treating sexual addicts, particularly those addicted to pornography, and that might be helpful to other professionals counseling sexual addicts.
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The young something pastor explained in an interview that he had been formerly hooked on pornography and now wanted to help others in like situations by calling attention to this grave evil and the harm it can do to individuals, marriages and families. Inthere were 4. Daily there were 68 million pornographic search engine requests 25 percent of all requests!
Both men and women of all ages have become entangled in the lies and pain of pornography use and even addiction, which has devastating effects on the user and his or her spouse and family. Below is a select list of resources for those who are struggling with pornography, as well as for their spouses and family members. For more information about pornography from For Your Marriageincluding statistics on pornography use, please visit our Overcoming Obstacles: Pornography articles.
It's time to be freed from the slavery of lust. Are you a Catholic man who struggles with pornography? Do you sometimes lose hope that you will ever overcome it? You will be equipped with ideas and practical tips that you did not even know existed.
However, this can be a difficult thing to do. Many people resist asking for help because they are afraid of what others might think of them. For example, you might fear that if people find out about your struggle they will think you are some kind of sick pervert. Or, you might think that if people really knew about your struggle they would reject you.