University of Glasgow Bible Students Warned: You May Find the Crucifixion Too Upsetting!

GLASGOW, Scotland (Daily Mail) Theology students are being warned in advance that they may see distressing images while studying the crucifixion of Jesus, giving them a chance to leave if they fear being upset.

It is part of a trend at a number of universities for ‘trigger warnings’ issued by tutors to let students know about course content that might prove disturbing.

Advocates say it helps to protect the mental health of vulnerable students.

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  • Emmanuel

    Can someone give me one good example of this so called graphic material that will be mentally disturbing?

  • Bubbly

    I know lots of Christians who have never seen The Passion of the Christ, because they heard it’s “too violent.” Well, yeah, that’s kinda the whole idea. If you can’t stand the sight of a crucified man enduring agonizing pain, maybe you picked the wrong religion.

  • Amos Moses

    heard in passing ………… “If the cross and the crucifiction “triggers” you, you maybe should look into another line of study more suited to you” …………..

    • hytre64✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

      If the cross and the crucifixion “trigger” you, then you need to spend more time on your knees thanking Jesus for what He endured in your place.