Articles by Matt Fradd

Matt Fradd is the author of Delivered: True Stories of Men and Woman Who Turned from Porn to Purity. After experiencing a profound conversion at World Youth Day in Rome in 2000, Matt has worked through full-time lay ministry in Australia, Ireland, Canada, and Texas. He has served as an apologist for Catholic Answers and has traveled all over the world, speaking to tens of thousands of teens and young adults. He and his wife Cameron have four children and live in North Georgia.

Porn and Sexual Violence: 10 Facts from the Experts

Is there a correlation between porn use and sexual violence? Here are 10 facts from the experts. 1. According to a meta-analysis of 46 different studies, if you watch pornography you have a 31% increased…

Porn and Mental Health: 10 Facts from the Experts

Is porn use associated with greater mental health or the opposite? Here are 10 facts from the experts. 1. Multiple studies have shown that frequently viewing porn is correlated with more casual sexual partners, sex…

8 Reasons Cosmo Is Totally Wrong About Porn

Cosmopolitan magazine recently put out an article called “8 Reasons Watching Porn Doesn’t Make Him a Cheater.” Let’s look at their so-called reasons. Your web browser does not support iframes, which means that the video…

The Essential Reason Porn Is Wrong

  Your web browser does not support iframes, which means that the video The Essential Reason Porn Is Wrong cannot play.    Porn Is Wrong for Many Reasons There are many reasons why people say…

Should We Call It Porn Addiction or Something Else?

There’s a debate among medical professionals when it comes to the terms we use to describe problematic use of pornography. Should we call it porn addiction? Should we call it compulsive pornography use? Should we…

Big Fat Lie: Porn Empowers Women

Some believe pornography can actually be empowering for women. For instance, Betty Dodson has been an outspoken feminist leader since the 1970s. While she doesn’t think porn offers the best in sexual education and she would…

3 Ugly Facts About the Porn Industry

Why do women get into the porn industry? Dr. Sharon Mitchell co-founded the Adult Industry Medical Healthcare Foundation, also called AIM. For about 20 years she was a porn actress and director herself, and after…

Myth: To Be Anti-Porn Is to Be Anti-Sex

It is not uncommon today to hear people say they are for pornography, not necessarily because they consume it or like it themselves, but because it’s a free expression of sexuality. In some way, to…

Myth: Lads’ Mags Don’t Count as Porn

In the UK they are called “lads’ mags.” In the United States, they are called men’s “lifestyle magazines.” I’m not talking about your typical fitness magazine, but the one’s that routinely showcase women in erotic…