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Interfaith Domestic and Sexual Violence Resource List

Adams, Carol J. & Fortune, Marie M., Editors

Violence Against Women and Children:  A Christian Theological Sourcebook

The Continuum Publishing Company, New York, NY, 1998.


Afkhami, M.

Safe and Secure:  Eliminating Violence Against Women and Girls in Muslim Societies

Sisterhood Is Global Institute, Bethesda, MD, 1998.

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Alwani, Zainab and Salma Abugideiri

What Islam Says about Domestic Violence

Foundation for Appropriate and Immediate Temporary Help (FAITH), 2003.


Bradley Berry, J.D., Dawn

The Domestic Violence Sourcebook

Third Edition, McGraw-Hill Companies, 2000.


Buchwald, E., Pamela Fletcher, and Martha Ross, Editors

Transforming a Rape Culture

Milkweed Editions, Minneapolis, MN, 1993.


Burns, Maryviolet C., M.Div., Ed.

The Speaking Profits Us:  Violence in the Lives of Women of Color

FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA, 1986.  Contact FaithTrust Institute:



Dopke, Cynthia Okayama

Creating Partnerships to End Sexual Violence

FaithTrust Institute, 2002.

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Fortune, Marie M.

Keeping the Faith: 
Guidance for Christian Women Facing Abuse

Harper Collins, San Francisco, CA, 1987.  Contact FaithTrust Institute:



Fortune, Marie M.

Love Does No Harm: Sexual Ethics for the Rest of Us

The Continuum Publishing Company, New York, NY, 1995.

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Fortune, Marie M.

Sexual Violence:
The Sin Revisited

The Pilgrim Press, 2005.

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Foynes, Melissa M. and Jennifer J. Freyd

“The Impact of Skills Training on Responses to the Disclosure of Mistreatment,”

Psychology of Violence, 2011, Vol. 1, No.1, 66-77.


Gardsbane, Diane, Ed.

Embracing Justice:
A Resource Guide for Rabbis on Domestic Abuse

Jewish Women International. 2002


Graetz, Naomi

Silence is Deadly:  Judaism Confronts Wifebeating

Jason Aronson, Inc., Northvale, NJ, 1985.


Kroeger, Catherine Clark and Richard Clark Kroeger

I Suffer Not a Woman

Baker Books, 1992.

Leslie, Rev. Kristen J.

When Violence is No Stranger: Pastoral Counseling with Survivors of Acquaintance Rape

Fortress Press, 2003.

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Miles, Rev. Al

Violence in Families:  What Every Christian Needs to Know

Augsburg Fortress, Minneapolis, MN, 2000.


Nason-Clark, Nancy and Catherine Clark Kroeger

Refuge from Abuse:
Healing and Hope for Abused Christian Women

InterVarsity Press, 2004.


Pellauer, Mary D., Barbara Chester, and Jane Boyajian, Eds

Sexual Assault and Abuse: A Handbook for Clergy and Relegious Professionals

Harper Collins, San Francisco, CA, 1991.


Ringold Spitzer, Rabbi Julie

When Love is Not Enough:  Spousal Abuse in Rabbinic and Contemporary Judaism

Women of Reform Judaism, New York, NY, 1995.

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Weiss, Elaine Ed.D

Family and Friends’ Guide to Domestic Violence: How to Listen, Talk and Take Action When Someone You Care About is Being Abused

Volcano Press, Volcano, CA, 2003.


Ullman, Sarah E., PhD.

Talking About Sexual Assault: Society’s Response to Survivors

American Psychological Association, Washington, DC, March 2010.

Interfaith Films on Domestic and Sexual Violence

“A Journey to Healing: Finding the Path,”

2010. Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community, St. Paul, MN.


 “Broken Vows:  Religious Perspectives on Domestic Violence,”

1994. FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA.


“Garments for One Another:  Ending Domestic Violence in Muslim Families,”

2007.  FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA and Peaceful Families Project, Great Falls, VA.


“No! The Rape Documentary,”

AfroLez Productions 2008.

Aishah Shahidah Simmons, Philadelphia, PA.


“Pastoral Care for Domestic Violence: Case Studies for Clergy, for Christian Audiences,”

2006. FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA.

“Speaking of Faith: Domestic Violence Programs and the African American Church,”

2011. Prepared by Dr. Oliver J. Williams for the Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community, St. Paul, MN.


“To Save a Life:  Ending Domestic Violence in Jewish Families,”

1997.  FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA.


“When Push Comes to Shove… It’s No Longer Love!”

2005.  Jewish Women International, Washington, D.C.


“Wings Like a Dove:  Healing for the Abused Christian Woman”

1997.  FaithTrust Institute, Seattle, WA.

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