A Cry For Justice

Awakening the Evangelical Church to Domestic Violence and Abuse in its Midst

Daily Archives: May 6th, 2012

A case study of a sociopath: the documentary Deliver us from Evil

This blog usually confines itself to the topic of domestic abuse, not other kinds of abuse like childhood sexual abuse. But we do discuss the mentality and tactics of sociopaths, because a domestic abuser is a type of sociopath. If you are feeling brave (and maybe have a good friend to sit beside you while …

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Abuse is Rampant in Our Churches — Quotes by Steven Tracy

The following two paragraphs are taken from Steven Tracy’s book, Mending the Soul [*affiliate link].  I am re-reading that book now and was struck once again by these statements.  Notice especially Tracy’s story of the pastor who was living in denial.  This denial is sooooo typical: “I [Steven Tracy], like many who were blessed to …

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