Related Topics: Masturbation - is it a sin according to the Bible?
Mutual masturbation (mutual manual stimulation of the genitals between partners) can be a substitute for sexual penetration.
" Answer: As a background, please read our article on “Is masturbation a sin?
” While that article deals with the issue in a generic sense, the purpose of this article is to address the “is it a sin to masturbate” question from another angle.
We often receive questions that essentially list excuses to masturbate or explain why it is not always a sin to masturbate.
None of the excuses or justifications are convincing, but there is one specific situation that raises questions about its being a sin to masturbate.