Free from porn addiction

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In modern Western cultures one of the most soul-destroying habits is consumption of pornography, which leads us to commit adultery in our hearts. For this reason see Matthew we should give special scrutiny to how habits of porn consumption develop and how they can, by the power of the Gospel, be overcome. Job describes how to sever the shackles of porn. Women can become addicted to pornography too, of course.

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Pornography addiction can seriously damage relationships and take precedence over important functions and responsibilities in someone's life. If you have a porn addiction, the behavior is compulsive. What separates a porn addiction from a keen interest in porn is the negative consequences of your behavior. With porn addiction, you spend an inordinate amount of time watching porn instead of interacting with others or completing important tasks. The behavior persists even if it harms your career, relationships, or state of well-being. While the American Psychiatric Association APA made some effort to categorize porn addiction in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistic Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5 —proposing that it be a subcategory of hypersexual disorder— the scientific board eventually concluded that there was not enough evidence to support the diagnosis.

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Free Communication eBook. If you want to comment on this content, go here. This is the second of a three-part series on how to break free from porn addiction. In the first piece , I stressed the importance of understanding the ontological origin of this sin, how Christ provides a new potential, and the need for gospel character change to overcome a pornography addiction. I will begin by picking up with the stories of Ben and Beth, our fictional characters from the first piece.