Last Updated on November 8, 2022
A psychological condition that causes hostages to develop sympathetic sentiments towards their captors, often sharing their opinions and feelings for them as a survival strategy during captivity. These feelings, resulting from a bond formed between captor and captives during intimate time spent together, are generally considered irrational in light of the danger or risk endured by the victims. Generally speaking, Stockholm Syndrome consists of strong emotional ties that develop between two persons where one person intermittently harasses, beats, threatens, abuses, or intimidates the other.
This message was given in the January 2017 edition of Gibraltar Messenger –
You Are A Slave: Rejection of God’s Authority by the Courts & Crown