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A Cry for Justice

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ABUSE IN THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST!



In many Christian circles this may be a taboo subject—spoken of in hushed tones or behind closed doors. But it is a very real problem that must be brought into the light of Scripture.



Abuse in the church takes different forms; but it is alive and active even in “nice” families in our churches. Typically, the abuser is male, usually a hu
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Kindle Edition, 335 pages
Published November 1st 2012 by Calvary Press
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Annie Slagboom
Jul 19, 2015 Annie Slagboom rated it it was amazing
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I applaud the courage of Jeff Crippen and Anna Wood to shed light on a subject where few trod lightly. “A Cry for Justice; How the Evil of Domestic Abuse Hides in Your Church!” is well written, thoroughly researched and rooted in Reformed Theology.

Jeff Crippen was a police officer for 12 years before entering the pastoral ministry. He has studied domestic violence and abuse since 2009. He was called as a pastor to Christ Reformation Church in 1993 after serving for 10 years as a pastor in Monta
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Mélänïe Jöhnstôn
Jan 12, 2015 Mélänïe Jöhnstôn rated it it was amazing
An excellent book and a must read for all Christians, particularly those involved in ministry. It looks at domestic abuse, an issue that is rife in the church (and often swept under the carpet). An honest, 'tell it as it is' book!
Lesley
Jan 09, 2015 Lesley rated it it was amazing
I would say this book really says it like it is' even if one is not a Christian. It clearly says how the typical pastor will respond to a domestic violence situation based on the Bible. This really told so much about how it is for women in abusive relatiinships on general.
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