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Sparing the rod: the Iwerne Trust scandal and biblical interpretation

 

From Mr Stephen Parsons
Sir, — The accounts of physical abuse of young men who were part of the Iwerne camp network raise a variety of concerns. Among these is the issue of theology. Was John Smyth following a biblical agenda?

The Bible, especially the Old Testament, certainly does have things to say on the raising of children. Parental responsibility in biblical times ...

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