Thread by @XianJaneway: I sent a long, sad note to my counselor that was basically, “WHY ARE FUNDIES LIKE THIS??” My counselor: (paraphrase) “Because most of them m…

Thread by @XianJaneway: I sent a long, sad note to my counselor that was basically, "WHY ARE FUNDIES LIKE THIS??" My counselor: (paraphrase) ost of them made bad choices based on a few check-box items on a list that was developed by sexual predators masq… — Read on threadreaderapp.com/thread/1250058679233261569.html

Highland woman alleges youth pastor at First Baptist Church of Hammond raped her in 1970s: ‘He knew exactly what he was doing’ – Chicago Tribune

Sitting in her apartment in Highland, Joy Ryder looks back on two years of alleged sexual abuse at the hands of her youth pastor and said it made her reevaluate her relationship with God and religion. — Read on http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/ct-ptb-hyles-lawsuit-st-0329-20200327-qhcr4b7utbbatna2io7e2j7j5q-story.html

16 News Now investigates: Former students speak out against religious reform school

Dozens of former students of a Kosciusko County reform school are speaking out, saying they were abused while staying at Hephzibah House. — Read on http://www.wndu.com/content/news/16-News-Now-Investigates-Former-Students-Speak-Out-Against-Religious-Reform-School-568149531.html See also recent video testimonials, as first aired on Dr. Phil

Granddaughter Of Westboro Baptist Church Founder Chronicles Leaving In ‘Unfollow’ : NPR

Megan Phelps-Roper, who first picketed against homosexuality with her family at age 5, writes of facing feelings of guilt. In her memoir she says of her family, "losing them was the price of honesty." — Read on http://www.npr.org/2019/10/09/768665099/granddaughter-of-westboro-baptist-church-founder-chronicles-leaving-in-unfollow

Woman sues former SBC leader Paige Patterson, accusing him of threatening her for reporting rape – HoustonChronicle.com

Paige Patterson, the former Southern Baptist Convention president who was recently removed as a seminary head for his handling of sex abuse claims, is being sued by a woman who says he threatened, intimidated and humiliated her after she reported multiple rapes to him. The woman, a former student of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary who …

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