Dating an abused man
But there seems to be very, very little help available for abused husbands.
Does that mean that it’s less important to minister to the hurting husband as it is to the hurting wife, even though the numbers “appear” to be less?
In addition to subjecting physical pain, they attack the man’s dignity and erode his sense of self-worth.
Many men also encounter emotional abuse when their spouse uses their children to assert her control over the relationship.
Please watch and you will see a small part of what some men go through: You know, what struck me about the featured story is that if that man would have been the abuser, I believe with all my heart that the audience would have been outraged.
But the woman was absolutely clueless as to the gravity of it all.
“To add insult to injury, some abusive women not only victimize their spouses by abusing them verbally, emotionally, financially and/or physically, but they also attempt to manipulate the criminal justice system in their favour and against their partner.
We encourage you to glean what is good —that which lines up with Biblical standards.Yet, it’s being revealed that there are many husbands who are the victims of spousal abuse. D, in the article titled, “When a man is a victim of his wife’s physical abuse he is both shamed by the assaults of his wife and shamed by society for not ‘controlling’ her better.So why don’t we hear about husbands being abused by their wives? Men are considered ‘wimps’ for letting their wives beat them or for complaining about their wives’ attacks.“It is evident that our society has made positive strides over the years to bring needed attention to domestic abuse and to better protect women.Unfortunately, based on what many abused husbands currently experience, we still have a long way to go to afford them with similar protection of their safety and security.
But because it’s a woman hitting and berating a man, it’s more palatable.