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I am going to simply insert the biblical account of Joseph’s torment at the hands of Potiphar’s wife (should we find a name for her?), and then I ask our readers to write this article by sharing their insights about how this true story sheds much light upon the nature, tactics, and effects of abuse. I think you will find it to be a real gold mine in this regard. Here we go:
Genesis 39:1-23 ESV
(1) Now Joseph had been brought down to Egypt, and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the captain of the guard, an Egyptian, had bought him from the Ishmaelites who had brought him down there.
(2) The LORD was with Joseph, and he became a successful man, and he was in the house of his Egyptian master.
(3) His master saw that the LORD was with him and that the LORD caused all that he…
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