Voice of the Martyrs' Tom White's Death an Apparent Suicide Following Molestation Investigation
This week's death of a prominent persecution ministry leader is now being described as a possible suicide in the wake of a molestation investigation by local police.
Tom White, executive director of The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM), was found dead Wednesday morning in a warehouse at the ministry's headquarters in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, according to Tulsa CBS affiliate News on 6. Court records indicate that Bartlesville police were investigating a molestation allegation against White, according to News on 6.
VOM responded to the allegations Friday afternoon with this statement: Allegations were made to authorities this week that Tom had inappropriate contact with a young girl. Rather than face those allegations, and all of the resulting fallout for his family and this ministry and himself, Tom appears to have chosen to take his own life.
None of those in leadership at VOM, including our...
Just remember that Tom headed an organization that exposes the terrorism done to Christians by Muslims and others around the world. I would not be surprised if this was planned by enemies of the Gospel!
last things wrote: When you're surrounded by loved ones saying goodbye as you cross the Christian finish line, your final faith is certain. Though there's no doubt of Mr. White's first faith, and VOM's fruitfulness, his final faith is unknown. In contrast, Mr. Colson's ending faith yesterday was solid. Praying that they both rest in peace.
this is painful to the core. he was a Godly man who endured many years of trial by the state in a foreign land only to face it again, and is remembered across the world with a great love. he loved the persecuted and spoke up for the widow and orphan--which in scripture is called true religion.
When you're surrounded by loved ones saying goodbye as you cross the Christian finish line, your final faith is certain. Though there's no doubt of Mr. White's first faith, and VOM's fruitfulness, his final faith is unknown. In contrast, Mr. Colson's ending faith yesterday was solid.