In Gospel Doctrine class today, we discussed the first four chapters of the book of Jacob. Naturally, much of the discussion was focused on abuse and polygamy. Of course, it wasn?¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢t much of an insightful lesson; we simply touched on surface issues.
One comment the teacher made, however, made me think. She said something along the lines of, ?¢‚Ç¨?ìWe know that not all sexual abuse is done by the husbands. Unfortunately.?¢‚Ç¨¬ù
Would she also have said ?¢‚Ç¨?ìUnfortunately?¢‚Ç¨¬ù if all sexual abuse was done by just the husbands? Why is it unfortunate that wives do it too? From my point of view, the existence of sexual abuse is unfortunate, regardless of the gender of the perpetrator.
Of course, I have been known to use an abnormal logic when interpreting others?¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢ comments, so perhaps this may have been one of those times. Nevertheless?¢‚Ç¨¬¶