Twitch, I am reading the accounts of these prominent sex offenders, the failure of local authorities to protect thousand of [poor] girls from abuse in the UK. I can not help but think that the elders have learned and pedophiles are stymied now. Do not forget the "bible "message, that borderline pubertiant females were even the target of "approved" Monarchs like Solomon "The Song --" 8:8. so elders were flying blind. there are still jurisdiction were recently the permissible marriage age was 12, in North America. (husbands in such marriages were exempt from prosecution)
This is a problem through all strata of society. wt should be stopped and held accountable for offenses germane to their doctrines, behaviour.