News: Pastor Accused of Using Nanny as Sex Object

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Written by Chelsea Schilling and reposted from World Net Daily. Lawsuit claims religious leader promised to marry young woman after wife dies (Warning: This story contains explicit descriptions of alleged sexual conduct described in a lawsuit and may be offensive to some readers.) The former leader of a popular Christian ministry – who resigned from [Read More...]

Quoting Quiverfull: No Divorce Even if Abused?

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by Sam Crabtree at John Piper’s Desiring God blog – Until Death Do We Part – For Real Some disapprove, saying that Jesus allows exceptions — that is, he allows divorce in cases of adultery — but a careful reading of Matthew 5:32 shows that adultery does not nullify or overrule what God has joined [Read More...]

Behind The Mask: Why We Join Patriarchy & Mask Our True Selves

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by Suzanne Titkemeyer cross posted from her blog True Love Doesn’t Rape Have you ever asked yourself exactly how women get into fundamentalist-patriarchy Christianity and why they stay? What emotional payoff are they getting? What drives the desire to completely immerse oneself into a system that devalues you as a human? Giving up all autonomy [Read More...]

CTBHHM: Tell My Wife To Have Sex With Me!

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by Libby Anne cross posted from her blog Love, Joy, Feminism (Trigger Warning for intimate partner rape) Created To Be His Help Meet, pp. 161—164 In this post we begin on Debi’s chapter “To Love Their Husbands.” Remember that Debi is working her way through the things older women are commanded to teach younger women in [Read More...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Michael Pearl Answers Debi’s Mail?

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by Michael Pearl posted at No Greater Joy – Pornography – Road to Hell  (Editor’s Note -Warning: Long and Ranty. It had to be shared in its entirety to be appreciated.) Dear Debi, My husband and I have been married for 14 years. During those years my husband has back-sliden several times. During those times [Read More...]