The Spiritual World Has a Sex Abuse Problem

Why do male teachers keep misusing sexuality?

Photo by robertivanc and licensed via Wikimedia Commons

Imagine you get an opportunity to meet your spiritual teacher for a private discussion about your practice.

In that venerated space, he asks you to touch his penis, telling you it’ll help you with “non-attachment” or that “true love is giving yourself to everything.”

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Patrick Paul Garlinger, Ph.D., J.D.

Patrick Paul Garlinger, Ph.D., J.D.

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Former academic and lawyer, now an intuitive and spiritual writer. Passionate about time and our connection to all that is. My new book: https://amzn.to/3ScqPyW