Catholics are only permitted to use natural methods of birth control. But the Church does not condemn things like the pill or condoms in themselves.
Is using condoms a sin in Christianity?
No it is not. There is no verse in the bible which says it is sin to use condom or any other such contraceptive devices.
Is the Church against condoms?
Catholic views on condoms. The Catholic Church’s opposition to contraception includes a prohibition on condoms. It believes that chastity should be the primary means of preventing the transmission of AIDS.
Is it a sin to wear condoms?
The use of a condom, even when employed to prevent the transmission of disease is a mortal sin, the highest grade of sin in the Catholic church.
Can Christians Use birth control?
In modern times different Christian churches hold different views about the rightness and wrongness of using birth control. Liberal Protestant churches often teach that it is acceptable to use birth control, as long as it is not used to encourage or permit promiscuous behaviour.
Can you be Catholic and use birth control?
The Catholic position on contraception was formally explained and expressed by Pope Paul VI’s Humanae vitae in 1968. Artificial contraception is considered intrinsically evil, but methods of natural family planning may be used, as they do not usurp the natural way of conception.