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Churches That Abuse

Copyright © 1992 by Ronald M. Enroth

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Zondervan Publishing House

Academic and Professional Books

Grand Rapids, Michigan 49530

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Enroth, Ronald M.

Churches that abuse / Ronald Enroth.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-310-53290-6

1. Control (Psychology)-Religious aspects-Christianity-Case studies. 2. Authoritarianism-Case studies. I. Title.

BV4597.53.C62E57 1992

262′.8-dc20

91-36097 CIP

All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise noted, are taken from the HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION (North American Edition). Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, by the International Bible Society. Used by permission of Zondervan Bible Publishers.

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International Trade Paper Edition ISBN 0-310-53299-X

Edited by Leonard G. Goss

Cover designed by The Aslan Group

Printed in the United States of America

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This edition is printed on acid-free paper and meets the American National Standards Institute Z39.48 standard.

To Ruth-Anne wife, mother, friend