Category Archives: Sexual Abuse

C.S. Lewis & Christopher Hitchens On Abuse in Boarding Schools

By | February 9, 2017

Connolly, Waugh, Betjeman, to name only a few, have pungently described the disenchantments of schooldays… I do not wish to appear less competent than my contemporaries in making creep the flesh of the epicure of sado-masochistic school reminiscence. —Anthony Powell: Infants of the Spring “Today, as a middle-aged man of 56, I’m not particularly good-looking. But as a… Read More »

Association of Reformed Baptist Churches of America (ARBCA) Leaders Coverup Chantry Abuse

By | January 27, 2017

“I’ve done something I can’t recover from.” -Pastor Thomas Chantry to Eric Owens, Elder at Miller Valley Baptist Church. Source – Prescott Police Investigation Report Myself and the church I pastor were members of ARBCA for a few years but left that association a few years ago when it became obvious to us that a small clique of… Read More »

Quiet! Don’t Break the Ninth Commandment!

By | January 2, 2017

“Just because we are Calvinists doesn’t mean that our celebrities are any more immune from the temptations of fame and wealth as the heretics of the Word/Faith movement.” Todd Pruitt, “Gospel-Centered Monster Making,” “…out from the door of the farmhouse came a long file of pigs, all walking on their hind legs…out came Napoleon himself, majestically upright, casting… Read More »

It is More Blessed to Give than Receive!

By | December 26, 2016

“Boston may be the quintessential American Catholic city, yet the scandal soon proved to be far more than a local story. It became an international story about how the rights of powerless individuals are brushed away in the interests of a powerful institution, about how mortals can damage an immortal faith. If there are any heroes in this… Read More »

Chantry Jailed; ARBCA Appears To Have Covered Up Abuse

By | December 26, 2016

  Mortification of Spin: Sick of the coverups, sick of the self-serving rhetoric at the top.   Tom Chantry was in court on December 16, 2016; four days later he was locked up in the Yavapai County jail located in Camp Verde, Arizona. Chantry has been indicted on five counts of molestation of a child and three counts… Read More »