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Domitan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-10-05 07:00 AM
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7. Dobson has been endorsing masturbation for at least 30 years
Dr Dobson summarizes with the statement: "Masturbation is all encompassing!"

Boys and parents need to understand that masturbation (in Dr. Dobson's words) "is an inevitable developmental stage - it is going to happen!"

He concludes with the statement:

"If it happens to you, I wouldn't worry too much about it because I don't think it has much to do with your relationship to God"

-From his book "Preparing for Adolescence" (1979, 2000)


Dobson has even been attacked by some fundies for being too pro-masturbation.
"Even though I greatly appreciate most of the work Dr. Dobson has done over the years, I think his books on parenting especially those dealing with boys and teenagers should be avoided because he condones masturbation. As a former sex education teacher, who even used the Focus on the Family video regarding safe sex as being a lie for those engaging in premarital sex, I think his attitude on masturbation is troubling and to say the least gravely immoral. Below is an article I found posted on his website dealing with the issue."
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  -Mr.Falwell and Mr.Robertson endorsed masturbation today.They said KlatooBNikto  Jun-10-05 06:53 AM   #0 
  - Is this a joke?  bklyncowgirl   Jun-10-05 06:54 AM   #1 
  - What do you think?  KlatooBNikto   Jun-10-05 06:54 AM   #2 
     - Damn, too good to be true.  bklyncowgirl   Jun-10-05 07:00 AM   #8 
  - Wait I thought blindness was caused by..  skooooo   Jun-10-05 06:55 AM   #3 
  - Viagra apparently works by constricting the blood flow to some crucial  KlatooBNikto   Jun-10-05 06:59 AM   #6 
  - The also for a prayer offering of $50 have a book  wakeme2008   Jun-10-05 06:56 AM   #4 
  - They always appear in pair, these two ?  mogster   Jun-10-05 06:57 AM   #5 
  - Dobson has been endorsing masturbation for at least 30 years  Domitan   Jun-10-05 07:00 AM   #7 
  - James Dobson: Founder of "Focus on the Masturbating"? n/t  IanDB1   Jun-10-05 07:05 AM   #9 
  - This gives "calling upon the hand  H2O Man   Jun-10-05 07:38 AM   #15 
  - "if it happens to you"???  CTyankee   Jun-10-05 07:11 AM   #11 
     - There I Was Minding My Own Business And Bam! Maturbation!  DistressedAmerican   Jun-10-05 07:16 AM   #12 
        - Take control! Take the matter into your own hands.See you feel better  KlatooBNikto   Jun-10-05 07:20 AM   #13 
           - Much Better!  DistressedAmerican   Jun-10-05 07:34 AM   #14 
  - how appropriate  LiberalEsto   Jun-10-05 07:08 AM   #10 

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