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Read this powerful post at the Crunk Feminist Collective:

Yesterday, for the first time in my life, I walked out of church in the middle of service. I grew up in church; my stepfather of 15 years is a pastor; as recently as 2009, I led a ministry team  at one of Atlanta’s Baptist megachurches. Thus, my choice to get up and walk out while the pastor was speaking defied every notion of decorum I have ever been taught.

But when he stood to express his unequivocal support for Atlanta megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar who was arrested late last week for committing simple battery and cruelty to a child on his fifteen year old daughter, I had to go. 

 I have struggled in recent years to reconcile my long-standing faith, to my relatively more recent feminist commitments. And it is precisely because of the Black Church’s continued willingness to advocate problematic, violent, hierarchical stances against women and gay people that I continue to struggle.

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    Reminding us that blind, uncritical faith can have dangerous, deadly consequences
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    Reading this story and watching a part of the video of this man preaching in his church made me sick. No,I don’t know...
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    i don’t think of myself “religious” per say, but this was a really good article and says a lot about internal misogyny...
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    I’m definitely not a fan of megachurches. something about a massive 100,000+ congregation that can fill stadiums just...
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