Doug Phillips Posts Archive
Homeschooling Leader Distances Himself From 'Dangerous' Christian Patriarchy Movement Promoted By Duggars
SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Thursday 08/28/2014, 3:43pm
Michael Farris, one of the leaders of the conservative homeschooling movement and the founder of Patrick Henry College, issued a harsh condemnation of the “Christian patriarchy” movement today, calling the ideology famously promoted by the Duggar clan “dangerous” and saying that it hurts the homeschooling movement’s image. Two leaders of the Christian patriarchy movement — Doug Phillips and Bill Gothard — have been hit with sexual harassment and abuse charges in the past year, which has drawn attention to the movement’s teachings —... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 04/17/2014, 5:36pm
Andy Towle @ Towleroad: Prop 8 Defense Attorney Reveals Daughter is Gay and Getting Married, Says Views are Evolving. Andrew Kaczynski @ BuzzFeed: Republican Senate Candidate’s Positions, Posts Plagiarized From Several Sources. Jeremy Hooper: A hill of beans: 'Ex-gay'-defending legal firm selling coffee to fund discriminatory endeavors. Julie Ingersoll @ The Huffington Post: Doug Phillips' Biblical Patriarchy Scandal Moves to the Courts. Noah Rothman @ Mediaite: Ron Paul: ‘Political Correctness’ Behind Concerns About My Institute Republishing 9... MORE >
Religious Right Leader Sued For Sexual Battery, Treating Young Follower Like A 'Personal Sex Object'
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 04/15/2014, 12:15pm
Warning: this post includes sexually graphic language. In a bombshell lawsuit that exposes the shocking ways women are treated in the Quiverfull movement — the patriarchal program popularized by the Duggar family and its TLC reality show 19 Kids and Counting — attorneys representing Lourdes Torres have revealed details of the abuse she received from Doug Phillips of Vision Forum. The lawsuit [PDF], which includes counts of sexual battery and assault, details the “inappropriate, unwanted, and immoral sexual acts committed by Douglas Phillips against Ms. Torres,” noting... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 11/19/2013, 6:34pm
Chris Geidner @ BuzzFeed: National Organization For Marriage Ended 2012 With A $1 Million Deficit. Julie Ingersoll @ The Huffington Post: More on Doug Phillips and Vision Forum: More Than a Scandal. David Ferguson @ Raw Story: Alabama legislator to Raw Story: ‘Our country wasn’t founded on the Koran!’ Towleroad: Missouri Lawmaker to Seek Impeachment of Governor for Accepting Tax Returns from Gay Couples. Luke Brinker @ Equality Matters: Daily Caller's Matt Lewis Blasts Mary Cheney's "Selfishness" And Lack Of "Family Loyalty.... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 11/15/2013, 6:30pm
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki will perform a "supplication and exorcism" next Wednesday to "counteract Gov. Pat Quinn’s enactment that day of same-sex marriage in Illinois." The American Family Association has released its annual Naughty or Nice List. Accuracy in Media has joined the "Reclaim America Now Coalition" rally next week. Richard Land says that it is "an unbiblical position" to believe that a pastor who killed himself is in Hell. Finally, disgraced Religious Right leader Doug Phillips has issued a statement admitting... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 11/06/2013, 6:36pm
Julie Ingersoll @ Huffington Post: Doug Phillips: The Big Scandal You Didn't Hear About and Why It Matters. David Ferguson @ Raw Story: Creationists turn against Pat Robertson for saying Earth isn’t 6,000 years old. Adele M. Stan @ RH Reality Check: Vitter Seeks to Insert Anti-Choice Amendment Into Employment Non-Discrimination Act. Evan Hurst @ Truth Wins Out: Tom Minnery Explains Focus On The Family’s Love Affair With Russia. Joe.My.God: Teabagistan Vs GOProud. TFN Insider: It’s Been a Bad Week for the Religious Right, Even in Texas. MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Monday 11/04/2013, 5:20pm
Doug Phillips of Vision Forum and Vision Forum Ministries resigned last week over an extramarital affair. There has been serious sin in my life for which God has graciously brought me to repentance. I have confessed my sin to my wife and family, my local church, and the board of Vision Forum Ministries. I engaged in a lengthy, inappropriate relationship with a woman. While we did not “know” each other in a Biblical sense, it was nevertheless inappropriately romantic and affectionate. Phillips is the son of late conservative activist Howard Phillips and a leading advocate of... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Friday 04/13/2012, 5:30pm
While Truth in Action Ministries recently informed us that the “radical homosexual agenda” is the iceberg out to sink the ship that is America, it turns out that the plot is even thicker, as it appears that feminism and evolution are also culprits in the country’s devastation. Today on the group’s flagship radio program Truth that Transforms, Doug Phillips of Vision Forum appeared to discuss an event he organized in Branson, Missouri, “to celebrate [the] Christian Legacy of Titanic’s sinking.” “Though more than 1,500 people died in this... MORE >
Kevin Sorbo's Message To Jews: 'News Bulletin: You Did Kill Jesus'
9/5/14 @ 3:21pm
Ben Carson: Evolution Is An Absurd Myth, 'Give Me A Break'
9/10/14 @ 11:45am
WND's Owens: Ice Bucket Challenge Is A 'Satanic Ritual'
9/3/14 @ 11:25am
Laurie Higgins: Libraries Need Books About The 'Joy' Kids Feel When Their Gay Parents Die
9/4/14 @ 4:16pm
Paranoia-Rama: Obama Will 'Mow Down' White People While 'Big Sodomy' Takes Over America
9/5/14 @ 4:20pm