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Reaction and Response: Report Details L’Arche Founder’s Wrongs

By Staff | February 28, 2020

The late founder of L’Arche International, Jean Vanier, ‘engaged in manipulative sexual relationships with at least six adult … woman,’ an inquiry found. Faith leaders called Vanier’s actions manipulative and horrifying.

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Don Williford, former dean of the Logsdon School of Theology and Logsdon Seminary at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, reflects on Logsdon's endowments. Logsdon Seminary announced on Feb. 7, 2020, that it will be closing.

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