Thursday, April 17, 2014

Commentary Tidbits

Daily Beast: Sex Scandal Rocks the Duggars’ Christian Patriarchy Movement (Trigger warning)

Huffington Post: Doug Phillips' Biblical Patriarchy Scandal Moves to the Courts

Wide Open Ground: Duggars and Courtship

Feminist in Spite of Them: Oh Daughters of Fundamentalism, Take Upon Yourselves the Cloak of Self-deception

2 comments:

  1. It's disturbing that so many of these Christian leaders end up involved in some sort of sex scandal. It can't be coincidental that so much of their message is devoted to "proper" sexual behavior.

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    1. Donna -- I doubt that it's a coincidence. Perhaps they're deflecting attention away from their own illicit behavior, or externalizing their own struggles with sexuality?

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