Providing spiritual counsel to the victims of abuse, rape, and incest
I came across this article last week online and wanted to bring it up for discussion on SharperIron because it seems like a lot of our responses to allegations or cases of abuse / rape are done ‘on the fly’ as we become aware of them. There are a lot of interesting points and tidbits here, so I wanted to share it with you all and see how we can develop a much better and more holistic approach to abuse, especially how we approach the victims of abuse and their families.
Aljazeera America Discusses BJU Abuse
Aljazerra America, “America Tonight”, Nov. 14, 2013 - “How the ‘fortress of fundamentalism’ handles sexual assault.”
The article features interviews and quotes from a few former BJU faculty & students you may have heard of.