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The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption

Kathryn Joyce, The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption PublicAffairs, 2013  Kathryn Joyce’s The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption is in many ways a sensationalist and inflammatory book. Even its promotional blurbs on the back dust jacket pitch it in this way, with one calling it […]

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John Piper on Adoption

In response to the release of The Child Catchers, John Piper has posted 10 Disavowals and Affirmations on Christian adoption. These are all very good, and they ought to be seen as not so much an “answer” to criticisms as a helpful response and perhaps even reception of some of the sounder points of critique. While […]