Abuse

Whether sexual, physical, emotional, or spiritual, abuse has impacted nearly every area of church life and ministry. Catholic churches have been scandalized to learn of priests’ abuse of young children. Abuse allegations have shaken ministries and megachurches, schools for missionaries’ children and marriages between committed Christians. Victims seek restitution, forgiveness, and healing. Apologies by perpetrators and the organizations they worked for can help victims heal, as can sharing their stories to raise public awareness and prevent such abuses in the future.

    More on Abuse
    • Black and Blue Wife
      My husband was a minister and I held graduate degrees—yet our “Christian” marriage was full of abuse.
    Loading More...Loading More
    Christians Could Return to Middle East, Thanks to Trump (Deportations)
    Christians Could Return to Middle East, Thanks to Trump (Deportations)
    Emptied Arab churches prepare for a rare task: making room.
    CT Bookstore

    Enter The Vault

    Vault

    Browse our Full Library of online archives, including past issues of CT magazine. Access the Archives