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Some Faith Leaders Offer Women More Than Prayer

sin danny hammontreeOne in 33 American women who attend church regularly have received some form of sexual advance by a religious leader, according to a recent study by the Baylor University School of Social Work. Valencia Bey, who experienced sexual abuse by a faith leader, tells her story of survival. Bey is joined by Baylor University Professor Diana Garland, co-author of the study , who explains the factors behind such abuse. > more.

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This entry was posted on September 28, 2009 by in bible, christian, christianity, Faith, life, politics, Religion, theology and tagged , , , , .



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