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Dear Duggar Family Children

Joel L. Watts | Posted 05.29.2015 | Religion
Joel L. Watts

If you are reading this, you are now "free" of Quiverfull and a host of other systems imprisoning you.

What You Need To Know About The 'Quiverfull' Movement

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.26.2015 | Religion

"19 Kids And Counting" stars Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar found themselves in the spotlight for dark reasons this week after reports surfaced that thei...

Is Quiverfull the Logical Conclusion of Christianity?

Jeremy John | Posted 11.23.2014 | Religion
Jeremy John

I believe that there are two strains within Scripture, an original egalitarianism that comes from Paul and Jesus, and a later attempt to squelch the social controversies that arose from that egalitarianism via the Nicene Council.

More on Doug Phillips and Vision Forum: More Than a Scandal

Julie Ingersoll | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Julie Ingersoll

Now reports are circulating that the scandal may well have multiple levels including claims that the "relationship" was with a nanny, lasted between six and 10 years, and likely began when she was in her late teens.

Proponent Of 'Male Dominion' Over Women Forced To Resign Ministry

Religion News Service | SARAH PULLIAM BAILEY | Posted 11.13.2013 | Religion

(RNS) Doug Phillips, an outspoken proponent of male “dominion” over women and a leading home-schooling activist, has stepped down as president of ...

Doug Phillips: The Big Scandal You Didn't Hear About and Why It Matters

Julie Ingersoll | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Julie Ingersoll

His supporters are lauding his resignation letter as appropriately contrite repentance and arguing that this has no bearing on the validity of Biblical Patriarchy. But actually it does, making this more important than another hypocritical sex scandal.

A Quiver Full Of Controversy

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 07.13.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) When Meg Moseley gave birth to her third child 20 years ago, doctors cautioned her against having any more babies...

Open Season on Christians?

Valerie Tarico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Valerie Tarico

Is it open season on Christians? Only if thoughtful believers stand by while fundamentalists speak for their God in the public square.