All posts from “sexual abuse”

Do Religions Produce "More than Their Fair Share" of Child Abusers?

July 16, 2013 8:00 AM

Terry Firma recently raised a provocative question through Hemant Mehta’s “Friendly Athiest” channel on Patheos.com: Do all religions—not just Catholicism—produce more than their fair share of child sex abusers? He says yes. Unfortunately for him, it’s just not true....

Friday Five Interview: Joshua Harris

May 24, 2013 5:00 AM

For today's entry in the Friday Five interview series, we catch up with Joshua Harris. Joshua is the Senior Pastor of Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg, Maryland and the author of several bestselling books. His latest is Humble Orthdoxy. Today...

Miss California and the Politics of Sexual Redemption

July 20, 2009 12:00 AM

I know this is little late, but for me, nothing illustrates the current state of the church's witness in regard to sexual issues in America better than the Ms. California/USA pageant episode a couple months ago. It was an embarrassing...

Tackling the Sex Trade: Live from Catalyst

April 25, 2009 9:46 AM

Friday morning's opening session began with a powerful music video that told the story of a thirteen-year-old girl from the Philippines named Constance. The video was based on a true story and told how Constance was sold by her...

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