A Christian couple working in a hospital in India have adopted a baby whose physical deformities led his birth family to consider killing him. Critics of the evangelical adoption movement, who point out instances of corruption and what they see as naked proselytizing or ethnocentrism, would do well to factor in stories like this one, fraught with beauty, love and self-sacrifice.
ELSEWHERE: An Incredible Adoption Story
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Ethan McCarthy lives in Highwood, Illinois, with his wife Jenni and their two children. They like literature, music, and listening to the Atlanta Braves on the radio. He currently works in an elementary school special education classroom.