Is marijuana smoking a sin for Christians, even if it's used for chronic pain?

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  • User
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    No more than taking a prescribed opiate is a sin.

    One should (of course) try to avoid addiction

    but taking properly and legally and appropriately-prescribed medication is not a sin

    even if that same medication is often used sinfully (illegally) as a recreational drug.

  • 2 months ago

    Not if it's used for medication, no.

    Source(s): Greek Orthodox Christian
  • 2 months ago

    I don't think so. It is a medicine that was banned because people were using it recreationally.

  • 2 months ago

    Not if done for medical reasons.

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  • Alex
    Lv 4
    2 months ago

    Stop stressing yourself enjoy life. I'm not saying you necessarily need to smoke marijuana to enjoy life. I see nothing wrong with it just dont abuse it. You dont need religion just love and faith.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Playing with your balls is a sin.

  • 2 months ago

    Everything is a sin to those weirdos.

  • 2 months ago

    For medical reasons no. To get intoxicated yes. I think in a number of places in the NT it says drunkards will not enter the kingdom of heaven, I think this can apply to drugs and other intoxicants as well. 

    Source(s): Orthodox Jew
  • 2 months ago

    Breathing is a sin.

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