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Backyard Church

Don’t Tell Me to Shut Up

My female body is not a liability

Photo by Sammy Williams on Unsplash

Sitting in therapy one day, I must have had a look of shock on my face as the psychiatrist told me we are each responsible for our own actions, thoughts, and ideas, not someone else’s. That was news to me. I was in my mid-40’s and hadn’t figured out that I was not responsible for how others thought or behaved. I believed the sin of others was my fault.

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Judy Hansen

Judy Hansen

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Writer, blogger, a burr in the saddle of lousy theology. Bad Theology costs lives. Author of Eight Biblical Women Who Changed the World.