Just making sure

So I was on Facebook and clicked a link to a page and what came up was a naked women that wasn’t even about the page, I clicked off instantly but still want to make sure it isn’t a sin. I went to the page not knowing this was here, so just making sure this isn’t a sin.

Rest assured it’s not a sin. You did not open a link to purposely view unclothed women.
Be at peace,
Mary.

Not a sin. We cannot control every aspect of our lives. Despite our best efforts, we occasionally glimpse something inappropriate. On every such occasion, we have the opportunity to respond gracefully. It sounds like you did the right thing. Keep it up, and God bless you.

I haven’t done this before, but my 86 year old mom did!! She clicked on a link and was instead taken to a nude woman. Obviously, she was shocked. Now, my warning…the link then posted on her page, so that it appeared to have been posted by her!! People began to tell her that she had been hacked, but in reality, by clicking on the link, she attached it to her page. Keep an eye out because I would hate for that to happen to you!

No it isn’t a sin because you didn’t know it was going to come up

well, re sin,…
unfortunately for you, our civilization all around us and right on the internet is full
of sin to look at the world’s dress codes reflect lust, not Godliness.

what is in the heart and eyes of the beholder is where lust happens,.

in the bible it is written, someone made a covenant with their eyes, to not allow themselves to lust,…King David failed a test like this and it brought a lot of destruction
to his life,…
sin is a trap, a baited one, luring suckers in,…although when they arrive, they do not
think they are suckers,…they think no harm will come from it, …
but harm will come,
the Bible says when we conceive sin, it brings forth death.

as to how to eliminate lust,…
I would like to hear from others,…
just when I think I have succeeded, …
a little later on,…

I was not actually aware of lust,…
…didn’t think I had it, but discovered I did,…
it is not just sexual…

I read on a Christian’s blog that he overcame it
he made a covenant with his eyes not to look
in that way, and if this ever starts, he looks away
right away,…

anyone else with pointers on how to
eliminate it? can we?

It’s not a sin–you did not intend to view the material, nor did you take the opportunity to do so.

Reminds me of some years ago–in a local school, one student was researching something like “Lewis and Clark,” clicked on a plausible link and opened a porn site! Needless to say, the student was exonerated (no intent) but the school online filters were quickly upgraded!

Thanks everyone, glad I know now :slight_smile:

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