Twelve Tribes ‘child caning punishment’ claims

Source: BBC 2013 30 September 2013 From the section Devon Allegations have been made that children are being beaten with canes at a small religious community in Devon. The claims against the Twelve Tribes Community at Dunkeswell, near Honiton, were made in The Independent newspaper. Concerns raised by the NSPCC about the way children are…

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Twelve Tribes community: NSPCC demands police inquiry into Christian sect that canes children

  The Independent September 29, 2013 Jamie Merrill The NSPCC has called for an investigation into the practises of a controversial Christian sect after an Independent investigation revealed allegations of physical child abuse. The children’s charity is calling on Devon County Council and Devon and Cornwall Police to examine the activities of the Twelve Tribes…

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Twelve Tribes community: NSPCC demands police inquiry into Christian sect that canes children

Source: The UK’s Independent Newspaper Published: Sunday 29 September 2013 Link: www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/twelve-tribes-community-nspcc-demands-police-inquiry-into-christian-sect-that-canes-children-8847622.html Pdf: 20130929 independent.co.uk NSPCC demands police inquiry into Christian sect that canes children The children’s charity calls on police to examine the activities of the community at Stentwood Farm near Honiton The NSPCC has called for an investigation into the practises of a controversial Christian sect after an…

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They beat the hell out of their children

Beating in the name of the Bible SWR Info Rolf Reinlaßöde September 18, 2013 Translated from the German Beatings, racist teachings – the Bible-based Twelve Tribes cult has proven controversial for years. In early September the police and social workers removed 40 Twelve Tribes children from their parents and placed them in foster homes. A…

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Television reports about Twelve Tribes chastisements that occur routinely and almost daily

Focus Online September 17, 2013 Translated from the German (Cheryl – web mistress) The devil lurks in a distracted mind If a child behaves foolishly he/she receives punishment.  Whoever daydreams in the classroom or who does not stand still during the one-hour prayer gatherings then the adult thrashes them.  Their parents remove misbehaving children to…

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A sad echo from across the seas: “They’re still at it!”

Source:The Chronicle, Vermont, 17 September 2013 by nataliehormilla  In this Chronicle file photo, a Vermont state trooper carries a bundle of wooden rods out of a restaurant owned by the Island Pond community on June 22, 1984.   “They’re still at it!” That’s what we said when we read the astounding news that on September…

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