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.

Myth: Porn Use Is Nothing More Than a Religiously Motivated Moral Issue

Christians and other religious individuals are widely known for opposing pornography for all kinds of moral reasons. I happen to be one of them, so when I tell people I’m getting ready to publish a…

3 Reasons Anime Porn Is Bad for You

Today, there are a lot more people out there speaking out against pornography on the grounds that it really isn’t a very healthy industry. The more they read the stories of the women and men…

Why “Adult” Entertainment Makes You More Juvenile

Two hundred years ago in the U.K., if you said you were going to a “gentleman’s club,” it was understood you were going to a private upper-class establishment where you could relax, read, play parlor…

10 Signs of Porn Addiction: Do these describe your husband?

Porn addiction is a real phenomenon today. Many men, and an increasing percentage of women, are finding themselves helpless in the face of Internet temptations. After years of porn viewing, often starting at a young age,…

For Men Addicted to Porn: 8 Ways to Rebuild Trust with Your Wife

This post has been updated as of August, 2020. When a woman discovers her husband has been watching porn behind her back, it can feel absolutely devastating. It is a traumatic discovery in the truest sense…

4 Ways Porn Warps the Male Brain

I’ve often heard men say, “I love looking at porn. Besides it doesn’t hurt anything. It’s only fantasy. What’s the problem?” Now, you may not have a moral problem with porn, but many are starting…

How to Take a U-Turn on the Porn Superhighway

  Your web browser does not support iframes, which means that the video Porn Activation Sequence cannot play.    One of the most helpful explanations I’ve heard about pornography addiction is Dr. Kevin Skinner’s “activation…

Is It Possible to Break Free From Porn?

Many people ask me—usually at the end of one of my presentations about the effects of pornography—if it’s truly possible to be free from porn. They feel they’ve tried everything and are beginning to despair.…

What Are the Practical Steps to Quitting Porn?

There are many practical things to keep in mind when trying to break free from porn. Here are six: 1. Educate Yourself You need to educate yourself about all the things porn is robbing from your…