If life and your body is a gift from God, do you think hurting yourself (= disrespecting the gift) is sinful? I can't help to think so. At the same time I seem to be unable to stop it. Is my faith not strong enough?Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 4:30 PM on Dec. 25, 2012 in Religious Debate
I don't believe in God so I don't believe in "sin" in the same manner as say a Christian. However I find hurting oneself an incredibly stupid thing to do. However I also understand that it can be a sign of deeper emotional or mental health problems. You need to seek professional help. Especially if you claim you can't seem to stop it.
Answer by KristiS11384 at 11:22 AM on Dec. 27, 2012
Answer by momto2boys973 at 9:26 AM on Dec. 26, 2012
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Answer by Dardenella at 11:46 PM on Dec. 25, 2012
Answer by spiritguide_23 at 11:06 PM on Dec. 25, 2012
Faith is important, but you can have faith and see a doctor if you're hurting yourself physically. We can all hurt ourselves in certain ways, such as, being in destructive relationships, over eating, ect. However, there comes a time when we need to seek medical intervention for our problems.
Answer by RyansMom001 at 7:43 PM on Dec. 25, 2012
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