Saturday News Links: June 15, 2013

Saturday News Links: June 15, 2013 June 15, 2013

 

Billy Graham’s grandson speaks out about the Sovereign Grace Ministries lawsuit – http://www.christianpost.com/news/billy-grahams-grandson-responds-to-sovereign-grace-ministries-lawsuit-97590/

Interesting article about why young people are choosing to be atheists in record numbers now – http://m.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2013/06/listening-to-young-atheists-lessons-for-a-stronger-christianity/276584/

Richmond Outreach Center or ROC has let go four of their pastors, including Geronimo Aguilar in the wake of his arrest for molesting children in Texas – http://blog.christianitytoday.com/ctliveblog/archives/2013/05/richmond-outreach-center-geronimo-aguilar-arrested.html

Style Weekly weighs in on the mess involving Geronimo Aguilar and the ROC. – http://www.styleweekly.com/richmond/geronimos-fall

The Christian Post asks prominent Christians about family size as they contemplate the possibility of the Duggars adopting a child –

http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2013/june/can-christian-family-ever-be-too-big.html

The Salvation Army wants homosexuals put to death – http://www.richarddawkins.net/news_articles/2013/6/10/salvation-army-says-gays-need-to-be-put-to-death#

From Alter Net – The 8 Most Un-Christian Things the Christian Right Have Done Lately – http://www.alternet.org/belief/christian-right

The head of Exodus International apologizes to the victims of spiritual abuse from their program – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/13/alan-chambers-apology-exodus-international-lisa-ling_n_3428824.html

Mississippi wants to start jailing women for having miscarriages – http://www.addictinginfo.org/2013/05/23/conservative-controlled-mississippi-seeks-to-toss-women-in-prison-for-miscarriages/

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NLQ Recommended Reading …

Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment‘ by Janet Heimlich

Quivering Daughters‘ by Hillary McFarland

Quiverfull: Inside the Christian Patriarchy Movement‘ by Kathryn Joyce

 

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