Quoting Quiverfull: Duggars Doubling Down on Gay Hatred?

by Josh Duggar in the Inquisitr - Josh Duggar Leads Anti-Gay Rally in Arkansas Following Gay Kiss Facebook BanIn the wake of accusations of homophobia the Duggar family is still engaging in openly attempting to shut down the rights of gay Americans. Josh Duggar lead an anti-gay rally in Arkansas this weekend. You'd think someone living in a glass house that starting to show cracks and pits in the glass would be more careful not to worsen the situation. Oh, that's right, the Duggars believe theirs is the only correct view. Everyone elses view is sin. … [Read more...]

Why the Petition to Remove TLC’s Duggar Family From Television is Only Partially Right

by Suzanne Titkemeyer NLQ AdminEarlier in the week we posted here at NLQ about a petition circulating to remove "19 Kids and Counting" from TLC's on air line up because of the homophobic nature of some of the recent doings of the Duggar's: Michelle's transphobic robo calls to the voters of Fayettesville, Arkansas, the Duggar's funding of anti-gay politicians and most recently, that whole sorry thing with the Duggar parents asking for people to post their marriage kissing photos that ended up with either a Duggar or one of TLC's social media lackeys removing the photos of gay couples kissing on their Facebook wall. … [Read more...]

Who Said It? Michael Pearl or Adrian Peterson Edition

Adrian Peterson has given a lengthy interview with USA Today - Adrian Peterson: 'I Won't Ever Use a Switch Again Notice that he doesn't say he will not hit or spank his children, just that he will be not be using a switch. Some of his comments remind me too much of things that have come out of the mouth of Michael Pearl, Christian advocate for starting to hit your children with a switch as child discipline starting at six months old. … [Read more...]

Not Quoting Quiverfull: Ability To Have Sex Somehow Important In Patriarchy Christianity

This comment came from a page discussing the Duggar family and it's an interesting take on the behavior of Jim Bob Duggar and other men in the Christian Patriarchy Movement. Discuss. … [Read more...]

The Bates Score Another Reality Show

In the middle of the controversy over the many homophobic actions/statements by TLC's Duggar Family it was announced that Duggar family friends, the Bates family, is getting another reality show. They were last seen on TLC show, "The United Bates of America" and are now moving to UP network 'Br1n9ing Up Bates' according to E! Online - Move Over, Duggars! Meet the Super-Conservative Bates Family! - Including Their 19 Kids. … [Read more...]

Reposting: “We All Sin:” A 15 Step Path To Forgiveness For Doug Phillips

by Heather Doney from her blog Becoming Worldly originally posted there just over a year ago 11 - 5 - 13The Doug Phillips affair scandal has rocked and shocked the Quiverfull and Christian Patriarchy world the past few days, so I figured I’d address one angle that to my knowledge hasn’t been covered in depth yet: the path that Doug Phillips will try to take to “restoration” and “forgiveness.” It usually seems to take about 15 steps. But first, some background: … [Read more...]

News: Petition to Cancel the Duggar Family Television Show!

Looks like between Michelle Duggar's robocalls about gay rights laws in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the money the Duggar's donated towards anti-gay politicians and last week's Duggar Facebook Marriage Kiss Challenge deleting photos of gay couples has had some interesting ripples. Chiefly that there is a petetion up on Change.Org asking The Learning Channel to cancel the Duggar family television show '19 Kids & Counting' because of the Duggar family's public homophobia. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Monster Energy Drinks Tool of SATAN?

This has been going around Facebook for the past few weeks and it makes me wonder how many of us had to deal with people like this woman finding Satan under every bush or in every energy drink. Are some of these people seeing 'evil' where there is nothing remotely like organized 'evil'? Discuss. … [Read more...]

“Real Marriage” review: 107-122, ‘Sex: God, Gross or Gift?’

by Samantha Field cross posted from her blog Defeating The Dragons This chapter seems to be Mark and Grace’s attempt at establishing a historical context for arguments they’ll make later; it’s basically nothing more than an extremely truncated and condensed version of how sex has been viewed in Ancient Near Eastern (“biblical”) and Christian cultures. The unfortunate thing is that their history lesson is … [Read more...]

Have You Seen This Man? – Kevin Swanson Edition

by Suzanne TitkemeyerI should have started with Kevin Swanson's 'Generations With Vision' website yesterday in my puzzling over the disappearance of Kevin. He posted this in his blog:Over the last several months, several pastor friends have advised that I take a sabbatical.  It has been 16 years of rather intense ministry life, and the 80-90 hour weeks can wear on you after awhile.  So. . . we’re turning the mainframe off, and we shall be in hibernation for somewhere around 10 weeks.  Some of you may see me in Colorado, Virginia, North Carolina, California, and parts unknown over the next weeks.  But, technically I am on sabbatical beginning Wednesday of this week. Stay tuned to the … [Read more...]


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