By Marion L. S. Carson,Ian Smith,Tony Peck
In Setting the Captives Free
Marion Carson units out to respond to the query, what does the Bible say approximately human trafficking? geared toward Christian anti-trafficking activists and church teams, the ebook deals an summary of the biblical fabric on slavery and the intercourse exchange. Acknowledging that there's a distinction among the biblical worldview and so much Christians this present day in regards to slavery, it means that we will study a lot from the Abolitionists of the eighteenth and 19th centuries. Following their instance, it reads the biblical textual content throughout the lens of the legislations of affection. each one bankruptcy offers examine questions and is illustrated throughout.
"If you're a Christian and engaged within the problems with human trafficking and prostitution, this can be a publication you'll want to learn. Marion Carson is thorough in her theological mirrored image to show attitudes that give a contribution to the soreness of these enslaved, and to prime us in the course of the biblical lens to a hatred of injustice and exploitation. it's a robust learn and leaves me with a lot to think of and do."
--Nancy Murphy, govt Director, Therapist, Educator, Northwest relatives existence studying & Counseling middle
"If believers are looking to dispose of modern day slavery, they need to commence via interpreting this publication. No different booklet so completely examines the Biblical texts facing human trafficking and prostitution. Setting the Captives Free is the results of years of rigorous theological research--and ministry with sufferers. It demanding situations Jesus-followers to examine an unsightly factor via God's eyes--and then by no means see somebody in prostitution a similar method again."
--Lauran Bethell, overseas advisor, problems with Human Trafficking/Prostitution, overseas Ministries ABC/USA, Founder, foreign Christian Alliance on Prostitution (ICAP)
Marion L. S. Carson is a contract theologian and author who lives in Glasgow, Scotland. She is secretary of the eu Baptist Federation's Anti-Trafficking Network.