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Listening to the Voices of Religious Leaders

Over the last 15 years, we have interviewed hundreds of religious leaders concerning domestic violence. Here is what some have had to say about the reality of abuse in their ministries. By reading their words, or listening to their voices, you will begin to understand a little more clearly the very important role played by pastors and people of faith in responding to situations involving domestic violence.

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Reflective Questions to ask of yourself:
Are there some ways that I might support the women’s shelter in my area?
How might our local congregation (or women’s groups within it) partner with the
women’s shelter in our area?

  • Click on the HELP tab to find out about some resources in your local community;
  • Click on the FAQs tab to consider more fully what abuse is and how frequently it occurs;
  • Click on the RESOURCES tab to learn more about what is available to help those who are suffering.