Category Archives: abuse

Beating of School Children a Growing Problem


News Home » India Ganesh Kumar Radha Udayakumar| Jun 11, 2016, 01.25 PM IST . NEW DELHI: South Sudan, and the Republic of Congo – which are ranked 1 and 5 on the UN’s Fragile States List – are on … Continue reading

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Sexual Abuse by Clergy spans the Denominational spectrum. Not just Catholic


Mennonite seminary apologizes to victims of famed theologian John Howard Yoder Source: http://ncronline.org/news/accountability/mennonite-seminary-apologizes-victims-famed-theologian-john-howard-yoder Evelyn Shellenberger, a former board member of the Goshen Biblical Seminary, speaks during a special service to acknowledge and apologize to the victims of John Howard Yoder … Continue reading

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One difficult area where India has a particular blind spot – Lots of words, little serious action about female rapes


India to investigate TV crew’s interview with rapist who claimed victim was responsible for what happened to her ORIGINAL SOURCE http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/india-to-investigate-tv-crews-interview-with-rapist-who-claimed-victim-was-responsible-for-what-happened-to-her-10086390.html Minister of Home Affairs says film will not be aired in India and accused its makers of violating ‘permission … Continue reading

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Are you bothered unless the Christianity portrayed reflects your theology? “Unbroken” shows this is not a good idea.


Angelina Jolie defends ‘universal’ depiction of faith in ‘Unbroken’ NEW YORK (RNS) Director Angelina Jolie defended her decision to portray a “universal” faith in her upcoming film “Unbroken,” saying she took her cues from the evangelical World War II hero whose harrowing … Continue reading

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Christian mass successfully held at church in small Iraqi village nearly 20 miles north of ISIS stronghold of Mosul this past Sunday


Iraqi Christian Village in Nineveh Hosts First Mass Since ISIS Takeover By Samuel Smith , CP Reporter November 21, 2014|8:05 am source: http://www.christianpost.com/news/iraqi-christian-village-in-nineveh-hosts-first-mass-since-isis-takeover-129993/ (Photo: Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah) Displaced Iraqi Christians who fled from Islamic State militants in Mosul, pray at a … Continue reading

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Who is twisting China’s tail? North Korea, it seems. Danger… Danger.


» 11/05/2014 NORTH KOREA From the gulag to the coal mines: the new slaves of North Korea The regime of the “Young Marshal” Kim Jong-un is deporting male prisoners from labor camps to coal mining areas in the north of … Continue reading

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Thousands Flee as Terrorists Take Over Iraq’s Christian Heartland


Thousands Flee as Terrorists Take Over Iraq’s Christian Heartland Canon Andrew White: ‘Things in Iraq are so bad now, the worst they have ever been.’ Ruth Moon [ posted 6/16/2014 10:59AM ] Original article  http://www.christianitytoday.com/gleanings/2014/june/thousands-flee-as-terrorists-take-over-iraq-christian-mosul.html Emrah Yorulmaz / Anadolu Agency … Continue reading

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