Sexual urges holy spirit

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Sex is generally of cardinal importance in religions. Religions have created moral codes, including directing who mates with whom, differentiating reproduction and sex, defining the purpose of sex, etc. We are sometimes told: Within marriage; sex is a divine gift, establishes deeper emotional bonds and thus points to oneness with God. Sex is a spiritual reality designed by God. Some viewpoints suggest that sex is somehow of lower value than God and has to be given up to achieve union with God. Efforts are sometimes made to make sex analogous to sin.

Sex as a Spiritual Exercise

A Return to Eden: Redeeming Sexuality | Westmont College

Healing for your sexuality is available; this is a very hopeful truth! But you must realize that your sexuality is deep and core to your nature as a human being. Therefore, sexual brokenness can be one of the deepest types of brokenness a person might experience. You must take your healing and restoration seriously. This guided prayer will help immensely. You might find you need to pray through it a few times in order to experience a lasting freedom. A bit of explanation on the reasons for the prayer: first, when we misuse our sexuality through sin, we give Satan an open door to oppress us in our sexuality.

Faith Forum: Is sex a gift from God?

Christianity has shaped Western civilization. In light of that history, the title of this article may seem strange indeed. Christians find spiritual nourishment by sharing the Eucharist, Holy Communion, the body and blood of Christ. And following Jesus, Christians look forward to resurrection of the body: Heaven is not just a spiritual state, but a bodily one, as well. So, understood according to the usage of his day, the teaching of Saint Paul was merely that evil and goodness are at odds, that the worldly and the godly are in tension.
My first relationship to desire was to give in to it. As a teenager in the early aughts, I believed that life was found by identifying my desires and rushing toward their satisfaction. I played this out in academics and especially in sexuality.