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The Christianity Today women’s blog provides news and analysis from the perspective of evangelical women. We cover news stories and books related to international justice and evangelism, pregnancy and sexual ethics, marriage, parenting, and celibacy, pop culture, health and body image, raising girls, and women in the church and parachurch.

Her.meneutics was co-founded by Katelyn Beaty and Sarah Pulliam Bailey.

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A Peter Singer Sympathizer Changes His Mind

December 7, 2010 9:56 AM

The Chronicle of Higher Education, the primary news source for university and college faculty and administrators, recently published a remarkable opinion essay by a University of North Florida English professor about life with his 10-year old son, a legally blind...

Craigslist Gives Up 'Adult Services' in the United States

September 17, 2010 12:14 PM

After testifying at a hearing regarding domestic minor sex trafficking on Wednesday, Craigslist officials agreed to remove adult services advertisements in this country for good. Her.meneutics has followed the story of Craigslist closely (see a 2009 interview with Kaffie McCullough...

Beauty Pageant for Landmine Victims Scrapped

August 11, 2009 9:42 AM

The Cambodian government last week banned the Miss Landmine beauty pageant, slated for Friday in the capital city of Phnom Penh. Government officials initially supported the contest but changed their view, saying the contest would damage “the dignity and honor...

Jimmy Carter Speaks Up on Women

July 21, 2009 11:53 PM

Former President Jimmy Carter recently penned dramatic columns for The Guardian and The Age, leading some people to believe that he's leaving the Southern Baptist Convention for the first time. So my decision to sever my ties with the Southern...

Marital Rape Law Reconsidered in Afghanistan

April 8, 2009 9:42 AM

After heavy criticism from Western aid agencies and human-rights watchers, Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai agreed over the weekend to review a new law he had supported last week that legalizes forced sex within marriage and places Taliban-era restrictions on women...


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