Sign in or signup

6,453 active users!!Bandwidth
TUESDAY
MAR 28, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local & Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -2 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  3/28/2017
SATURDAY, APR 19, 2014  |  7 comments  |  1 commentary
Legal complaint filed in Vision Forum case
Beyond the messiness for the families and the local church involved, the case also has implications for the broader church, and it’s likely to draw attention from those outside the church as it gains traction. Without a careful understanding of Christian teaching, a tragic situation could bring derision on Christianity more broadly.

It’s certainly happened in other cases. Media outlets lampooned Christians in the 1980s during coverage of the scandal surrounding Jim Bakker at PTL Ministries in Charlotte, N.C. Other scandals have followed, and have ensnared ministry leaders across the theological spectrum.

In this case, the Torres-Manteufel complaint singles out the patriarchy movement that Phillips ascribed to in his teaching and ministry, and contends this system suppressed Torres-Manteufel from speaking out against Phillips. It also notes a thread of the teaching that discourages women from ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.worldmag.com

|  FOCUS  |  Audio commentaries on this news item | more..
Legal complaint filed... • 260+
Mohan Krishna | Garfield Ridge Baptist Church
Play! | RSS

   03/27/17  |  Mennonite Pastor Sentenced for Helping Ex-Lesbian Mom Escape... • 6 comments
   03/27/17  |  Professors Reject Free Speech, Aim to Silence Debate on Campus • 4 comments
   03/27/17  |  The High-Speed Trading Behind Your Amazon Purchase • 2 comments
   03/27/17  |  Canada Passes 'Blasphemy' Bill To Silence Critics Of Islam • 9 comments
   03/27/17  |  Nigeria: Christians Denied Aid in Refugee Camps • 3 comments
MORE RELATED ( SOCIETY ) NEWS | MORE..
   03/26/17  |  NSA whistleblower tells Tucker Carlson Trump, Supreme Court,... • 5 comments
   03/24/17  |  London terror attack: ISIS claims responsibility • 17 comments
   03/21/17  |  Paul Washer, HeartCry Missionary Society Founder, Suffers Heart... • 37 comments
   03/21/17  |  ‚ÄėSupporters of traditional marriage are being treated as... • 13 comments
   03/21/17  |  Alabama House Passes Pro-Life Bill Saying There is No Right to... • 3 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   03/24/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-24-17
   03/20/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: The Official SermonAudio Online Store!
   03/17/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-17-17
   03/10/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-10-17
   03/09/17  |  The Foundations Conference .. Rise Up And Build • 4 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   03/28/17  |  Vimeo Allows Jihadists and Porn But Shuts Down Ex-Gay Christian... • 5 comments
   03/28/17  |  Mexican Christian imprisoned and eventually forced to leave • 2 comments
   03/28/17  |  Prince George to attend Christian private school • 3 comments
   03/28/17  |  'Religious left' emerging as U.S. political force in Trump era • 3 comments
   03/28/17  |  Mexicans who help build Trump wall 'traitors,' top Archdiocese... • 2 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 7 user comment(s)
News Item4/19/14 1:09 PM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
GSTexas wrote:
What is she playing the victim for? She was a consenting adult.
Perhaps she wants her pound of flesh after Phillips was outed & she was humiliated. The likely media circus will probably suffice for this.
‚ÄúMaximum personal satisfaction as measured in U.S. Dollars‚ÄĚ ‚Äď Dave Barry

But I would think his wife would have moral grounds to sue instead; imagine what she & the kids are going through. Two problems, however:
1) Many Christians forbid divorce, so she may get shunned by zealous friends;
2) No-Fault Divorce can work in the adulterous husband's favor: We know of one where the wife owed alimony despite the [jobless] husband having an affair!

So either way, she gets the short end. America, what a country!

7

News Item4/19/14 12:07 PM
GSTexas  Find all comments by GSTexas
What is she playing the victim for? She was a consenting adult.
6

News Item4/19/14 11:39 AM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
Since the plaintiff was in her majority, I don't think her 9-count legal complaint will go far in court, unless the jury is composed of feminists or Fundies eager to nail a Calvinist.

Doug Phillips glorified the Old South, where slave girls were often ‚Äúseduced‚Ä̬†by their patriarchal masters.

5

News Item4/19/14 11:25 AM
hhhhmmm  Find all comments by hhhhmmm
Deuteronomy 22:23-26
Did the lady cry out? No. The article stated she was 21. She consented. It takes two to tango. Both parties are at fault.
4

News Item4/19/14 9:46 AM
outrage  Find all comments by outrage
Mr Phillips was seen by dozens, many of whom had cell phones, going into and coming out of her bedroom alone for 5 years? All one had to do was dial 911. No one ever did. Light never shone on these unspeakable sins. Now they're all over the news. Shameful mess.
3

News Item4/19/14 9:42 AM
McWallen  Find all comments by McWallen
Another cult bites the dust.

Now if only we could get rid of the other religions which do not receive and act upon the truth.

2

News Item4/19/14 9:29 AM
get real | earth  Find all comments by get real
you are getting lampooned because you are a bunch of hypocritical sexual abusers and the ones who aren't abusing just sing a little louder ... God will soon come and deal with you thief, rapists and murderers
you think God is not a part of making the world punish you? The evil will be punished the good will be refined with tribulation, if you are not being smacked with in your face insults because of your sins, you are being vomited out because of lukewarmness ...
1
There are a total of 7 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Franklin Graham: 'NFL Is Trying to Push Homosexuality Through...
b. mccausland: " mike 1. some speculation there .. jewish influence in the..."
-24 sec 597 
'Religious left' emerging as U.S. political force in Trump era
carl in greensboro from north carolina: " jim lincoln --- guess what!..."
-24 min 
Christians Urged to Pull Children From Public Schools
buckeyes from usa: "(tmc) @adriel whatever happened to trusting and obeying? we..."
-33 min 40 


Scott T. Brown
1. The Happy Men Who Fear..

Father/Son Retreat 2016
Conference
Hope Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS

Two Thieves
Randy Wages

Hourly:
True Church of Christ
Dr. Ian R. K. Paisley
Sermons of Dr. Ian Paisley
Staff Picks..

Sermon: A Christian Theology of..
Tim Challies

SPONSOR | 1,500+

SPONSOR




                   
It is easier to speak about revival than to set about it. ... Horatius Bonar

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcast | Video Support
Live Webcasting
Events Support
Transcription
PowerClips New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Upload via FTP
Upload via Dropbox
Picasa
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories