For a noahide, do sexual thoights without actions or arousal constitute sins?

I’m confused about this as it is not clear whether the sexual sins are just forbidden relations or also include more than that.


To the extent that those thoughts can be avoided, they are a sin. This applies to all people.

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    – robev
    May 10 '18 at 19:20
  • Welcome to Mi Yodeya! Could you edit to add how you know this? Because people here don't know who you or I or anyone else are, it's best to support answers with sources or logic. Thank you! May 11 '18 at 2:48
  • Welcome to MiYodeya R Dan. Since MY is different from other sites you might be used to, see here for a guide which might help understand the site. Note your answer goes against two statements in the gemara (see the question here and its answers). Hope to see you around!
    – mbloch
    May 11 '18 at 3:01
  • This does not provide an answer to the question. Once you have sufficient reputation you will be able to comment on any post; instead, provide answers that don't require clarification from the asker. - From Review May 11 '18 at 11:07
  • @sabbahillel How does this not provide an answer to the question?
    – Alex
    May 11 '18 at 16:02

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