The Southern Baptist Convention: Why Sexual Abuse & Coverups Aren’t Fringe

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This is a podcast episode titled, The Southern Baptist Convention: Why Sexual Abuse & Coverups Aren’t Fringe. The summary for this episode is: <p>Our hearts break for the victims of sexual abuse in the SBC, knowing that many of them could have spared.&nbsp;It’s time to mourn with victims, not protect abusers and the abusive systems that protect them.&nbsp;In this episode, <a href="https://twitter.com/patrickkmiller_" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Patrick</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/KeithSimon_/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Keith </a>go into detail about the SBC sexual abuse report and explore what needs to change in evangelicalism to protect victims and survivors, hold past abusers accountable, and stop future abusers from stepping into pulpits.&nbsp;</p><p><br></p><p><strong>Did you like this episode?</strong> Tell us by leaving a rating or review. If you did, you won't want to miss what's next, so hit that subscribe button. And help a friend by sharing this with them. </p><p><br></p><p><strong>Plus, the conversation is just beginning. </strong>Follow us on <a href="https://twitter.com/truthovertribe_" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Twitter</a>, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/ChooseTruthOverTribe" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Facebook</a>, and <a href="https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/?next=/truthovertribe_/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Instagram</a> to join in on the dialogue. <strong>If you disagree with anything in this episode, </strong>we'd love to hear your thoughts <a href="https://choosetruthovertribe.com/dissent" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">here. </a> <strong>Want to learn more about Truth Over Tribe?</strong> Visit our <a href="https://info.choosetruthovertribe.com/subscribe?utm_campaign=TOT%20Campaign%203B&amp;utm_source=Show%20Notes%20" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">website</a> and subscribe to our weekly <a href="https://choosetruthovertribe.com/?utm_campaign=TOT%20Campaign%203B&amp;utm_source=Show%20Notes%20-%20website" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">newsletter</a>. </p><p><br></p><p><strong>Resources:</strong></p><p><a href="https://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2022/may/southern-baptist-abuse-investigation-sbc-ec-legal-survivors.html" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Southern Baptists Refused to Act on Abuse, Despite Secret List of Pastors by Kate Shellnut</a></p><p><a href="https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2022/may-web-only/southern-baptist-abuse-apocalypse-russell-moore.html" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">This is the Southern Baptist Apocalypse by Russell Moore </a></p><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Redeeming-Power-Understanding-Authority-Church/dp/1587434385/ref=sr_1_1?crid=10CTYEDPDORQ2&amp;keywords=redeeming+power+understanding+authority+and+abuse+in+the+church&amp;qid=1653363321&amp;sprefix=redeeming+power%2Caps%2C105&amp;sr=8-1" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Redeeming Power: Understanding Authority &amp; Abuse in the Church by Diane Langberg </a></p><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/1496446003/ref=redir_mobile_desktop?_encoding=UTF8&amp;aaxitk=8206c9b5823c7c1a9bc046048e6abe8b&amp;hsa_cr_id=5427749500601&amp;pd_rd_plhdr=t&amp;pd_rd_r=4b9cac92-5bd4-40db-826a-1f14c825643d&amp;pd_rd_w=4F28B&amp;pd_rd_wg=vjWXX&amp;ref_=sbx_be_s_sparkle_mcd_asin_1_title" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">A Church Called Tov by Scott McKnight</a></p><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Unpacking-Forgiveness-Biblical-Answers-Questions/dp/1581349807/ref=sr_1_1?crid=YB3KWB8S09DZ&amp;keywords=unpacking+forgiveness&amp;qid=1653363432&amp;s=books&amp;sprefix=unpacking%2Cstripbooks%2C97&amp;sr=1-1" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Unpacking Forgiveness by Chris Brauns </a></p><p><a href="http://info.choosetruthovertribe.com/blog_subscription" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Subscribe To Our Blog</a></p><p><a href="http://info.choosetruthovertribe.com/how-tribal-are-you" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">How Tribal Are You?</a></p>

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Our hearts break for the victims of sexual abuse in the SBC, knowing that many of them could have spared. It’s time to mourn with victims, not protect abusers and the abusive systems that protect them. In this episode, Patrick and Keith go into detail about the SBC sexual abuse report and explore what needs to change in evangelicalism to protect victims and survivors, hold past abusers accountable, and stop future abusers from stepping into pulpits. 


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Plus, the conversation is just beginning. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to join in on the dialogue. If you disagree with anything in this episode, we'd love to hear your thoughts here. Want to learn more about Truth Over Tribe? Visit our website and subscribe to our weekly newsletter.