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It might surprise you to learn that the Church has an official ruling on this subject, found in Denzinger , given by the Sacred Penitentiary. Denzinger is a compilation of Church teachings all in one book, in Latin and English. The decision is in a question and answer format. The term used for sex toy is "artificial instrument".
Religion and sexuality
Francesco, a newly released documentary on the life and ministry of Pope Francis, has made global headlines because the film contains a scene in which Pope Francis calls for the passage of civil union laws for same-sex couples. So begins an article in the Catholic News Agency on the recent controversy this week related to Pope Francis. Welcome to the Council of Trent podcast. And when I first heard about this, I actually got a call from a friend.
No, they cannot. There are a number of reasons why this type of act is intrinsically evil and morally illicit. First, this type of sexual act is non-unitive and non-procreative. And the Magisterium teaches that each and every sexual act in a marriage must be unitive and procreative. Thus, any sexual act which is inherently non-unitive or inherently non-procreative is intrinsically evil.