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Psychological Sadism

Psychological Sadism

Psychological Sadism Even though Psychological sadism is a more subtle form or sadism than physical sadism, it is still a very real form of sadism that needs to be stopped. We received the following email from Ligia in reference to our blog, Sadism Encountered by K: “This describes very well the feelings I went through […]

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Sadism Encountered by K

Sadism Encountered by K Sadism involves two primary ways of torturing humans and other animals; it’s either directed toward causing physical pain or emotional pain, and often it causes both. K related a story to us about the sadism of people who try to hurt her emotionally because she is vegan and doesn’t eat or […]

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Animals Betrayed

Animals Betrayed Are animals betrayed because of a lack of common sense and compassion? God has given humans responsibility for the care (“dominion”) of animals.  Humans have betrayed that trust. Betrayal:  Every time humans slaughter for any reason or encourage the slaughter by using the products of slaughter.  Included in “products of slaughter” are dairy […]

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Challenging Church Compassion – 21: Christian Bowhunters

Challenging Church Compassion – 21: Christian Bowhunters an Oxymoron These comments are in response to the article: Christian Bowhunters use archery as a way to spread the word about God by Beth Slaughter Sexton. Bryan White, the founder of the local group in Georgia, is quoted in the article as saying, “All of us were […]

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Child Abuse: 6 Year Old Fish Killer

Child Abuse: 6 Year Old Fish Killer Yesterday, Yahoo News carried the story titled: “Young angler hauls in fish bigger than him” which was connected to videos of this young boy catching a tarpon with great joy. All kinds of red flags went up about a devious form of socially acceptable child abuse: Someone had […]

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Challenging Church Compassion – 02: Love of Fishing

Challenging Church Compassion – 02: Love of Fishing A Love of Fishing Causes Emotional Violence People are constantly writing to us about how emotionally shocked and upset they become at the church’s hardness of heart when it comes to the suffering of animals.  The following letter from Jenny Moxham is one of these examples: “My […]

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Removing Ourselves from a Violent World

Removing Ourselves from a Violent World A Sermon Delivered to The CompassionInternetChurch 3 March 2013 Frank L. Hoffman, Pastor Scripture References: Luke 13:1-9 Acts 3:1-26 We have talked about the fact that our living as peacemaking children of God is not a sometimes situation, such as during the Lenten season; it is for every day […]

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Living in the Will of God – 12 All Flesh Corrupted

Living in the Will of God – 12 All Flesh Corrupted As we continue with our study of living in the will of God, and the way the wicked people of this world had corrupted God’s creation intent, we also see in Genesis 6:9-13 that all flesh had also become corrupted. 9. These are the […]

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Living in the Will of God – 09 Lovingkindness

Living in the Will of God – 09 Lovingkindness In part 08 of this blog series we talked about hardness of heart, and the fact that many of the churches through their silence, complacency, and indifference to the suffering of animals helps keep the problems alive. The opposite of hardness of heart is what the […]

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Animal Farmers’ Hardness of Heart

Animal Farmers’ Hardness of Heart In order to raise animals for food, or slaughter them, and/or eat their flesh and by-products, we have to harden our hearts to the point that we no longer have empathy for the feelings of the animals or are indifferent to the animals’ pain and suffering. This was recently brought […]

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