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A Look Inside the Quiverfull Movement ... and Escaping It.

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You may have seen her on Joy Behar's show. You may have seen her in The Secret Lives of Women. Or you may have visited her site, No Longer Quivering (or, Qivering – Where YOU are left out). Our guest this Thursday is Vyckie Garrison, who escaped in order to give her children a better life and to have a more meaningful life herself. Nowadays, she lends support and encouragement to other women who may be dealing with spiritual abuse. The Quiverfull Movement is a fundamentalist Christian practice that does not believe in birth control, following the mandates of Psalms 127. Its hallmarks are huge families (like the Duggars), homeschooling, and raising an army of Christians. Find out more at