When she went looking for help from the church, she was still susceptible to the idea that everything was her fault. One priest said it was a shame she was suffering, but all she could do was offer it up. Another told her she had a demon in her.
But a third priest listened to her story . . .
This is one of the most important pieces I’ve ever written, and I’m very grateful to the courageous and honest women who shared their stories with me.
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