This week’s selection is chock full of goodness from a couple who’s goal in life is apparently stopping people from getting mental health treatment from licensed professionals. Evidently ‘read your Bible more’ is a valid treatment for schizophrenia. Who knew?
Check any fundy pastor’s library and more times than not you’ll find a copy of their book Psychoheresy gracing his shelves. It’s a rule of thumb that any system of belief that involves a person’s problems being directly related to them not being good enough (or praying enough, or fasting enough, or giving enough) is going to find fans in fundamentalism. The are no victims, only sinners.