Quoting Quiverfull: Chastity Belts?

by Larry Solomon from Biblical Gender Roles - Is it Wrong For My Christian Husband to Make Me Wear a Chastity Belt? - not linking directly but this is the top article on Biblical Gender Roles.com if you must read.Editor's note This quoted piece is not written by Larry but by a woman writing to him for advice on the Biblicalness of  chastity belts. In the unquoted bits Larry comes out that he considers chastity belts a sin and no woman should wear on, no matter how much she may want to wear it. He goes on to say masturbation is no sin either. Has anyone heard anything else about the wearing of chastity belts in the CPM? … [Read more...]

News: Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar Adopt Number Twenty

In Touch Weekly has been running a story for a couple of days about Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar adopting a child. It seems to be at least a bit more true than their recent claims that the couple was separated and headed for a divorce. At least there are court documents that can verify the news. … [Read more...]

Get Your Personal Demons Cast Out by Bob Larson

by Bruce Gerencser cross posted from his blog The Life and Times of Bruce GerencserEditor's note: This is from Bruce's series 'The Sounds of Fundamentalism' and is too bizarre and funny not to share. Bob Larson nearly made it into popular culture a few years ago when one of the television network gave him his own reality show. The show was pulled and cancelled on the eve of broadcast after an outcry by the public. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Don’t Talk About Your Brokenness!?

by Lori Alexander from Always Learning - Sharing Our Brokenness With OthersEditor's note: What?!?!? Now we're being told that admitting to imperfection or listening to the imperfections of others is a sin? These people has some of the most twisted horrible toxic logic of all time. How is admitting where we are in the moment a sin? Jesus didn't tell us to go out there and brag about how together and perfect we are at all. He preached humbleness, reality, truth. But the female cultural enforcers cannot be having people being honest and real, can they, or it might expose the broken down system they follow is riddled with hideous flaws. … [Read more...]

NLQ Question of the Week: What’s the Pay Off in Martyrbating?

This is a series we run every Thursday. The questions are things that people who may not know much about the Quiverfull movement or even Fundamentalist or Evangelical Christianity ask about the lifestyle. Examining some of the questions involving long held Quiverfull theology and life can only shine a light on the toxic nature of this lifestyle choice. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Homeschool So Your Children Will Not Be Sodomized?

by Lori Alexander from Always Learning - Hazing in High SchoolEditor's note: Lori's posting today started out with a story from some sports television show she watched about a boy that was sodomized at school by other football players as his initiation into high school football. She then proceeds to start ranting about hazing and bullying in public school before arriving here at only homeschool your children to protect them from sodomy and the world. Based upon what happened in the Willis family and the Duggar family it's not exactly a given that homeschooling will prevent you from being sexually molested either!Since Lori does not mention the name of the show she saw, or the channel … [Read more...]

News: More Information on Toby Willis Arrest

According to sources at Nashville television station News Channel 5 more disturbing information has come out since the arrest of TLC star Toby Willis on charges of child rape.The victim is a family member and was between the ages of 3 years old to 12 years old. From The Daily Beast: … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Part 4 – Questioning Your Husband Destroys Your Marriage?

by Debi Pearl from No Greater Joy – Questions a Wife Can Ask to Tear Her House DownEditor's note: Debi offers no explanation on how these last two questions affect the husband. One isn't even something you'd say to your husband, but to a friend. No matter what Debi claims it's always better to just calmly rationally discuss issues with your spouse and everyone needs friends to share with in tough times! If your marriage is so fragile and paper thin that these questions can kill it then you're not really having much of a marriage in the first place! … [Read more...]

Answering ‘Preparing To Be A Help Meet – Prayer Request

Another installment of giving better answers to the questions asked at Debi Pearl’s site message board for the book ‘Preparing To Be A Help Meet’. Many young ladies ask questions on all sorts of different subjects brought up by the book. There was just one big problem, many of the answers stray into either the outright bad and emotionally unhealthy to dangerous. Yes, typical Debi Pearl borderline abusive. Here’s what we’re going to be doing here at NLQ. Every week, once or twice a week, I’ll be posting up one of the questions from the message board and ask you, our readers, to answer that poor soul’s question in a way that is logical,  rational and the best possible solution, in other words 1 … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Part 3 – Questioning Your Husband Destroys Your Marriage?

by Debi Pearl from No Greater Joy – Questions a Wife Can Ask to Tear Her House DownEditor's note: We're starting with the second "7" of the supposedly 'wrong' questions to ask. I have to wonder what there is left to talk about in the Christian Patriarch Movement between husbands and wives if all these topics and possible questions are off limits? … [Read more...]