Does the Church allow this for Prostatitis?


#1

I have a very painful conditon prostatitis. I am a single 57 year old male Catholic.
The Doctor told me to ejaculate by masturbation to get rid of infection in my
prostrate. I told him this was against my faith- a mortal sin, He, a Catholic
said it wasn't because you were doing it not for pleasure , but for medical reasons.
Is this acceptable to do?


#2

Dear friend,

You have been misinformed. Read this:

origin.ewtn.com/vexperts/showmessage_print.asp?number=511730&language=en

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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