Category Archives: Don Johnson

Genesis 3:16 Analyzed by Don Johnson

Gen 3:16  He said to the woman, I will greatly increase your sorrow and your conception; you shall bear sons in sorrow, and your desire shall be toward your husband; and he shall rule over you. Gen 4:7  If you … Continue reading

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Paul’s Missing “Double Bunk” in 1 Corinthians 14:36

Must women be silent in church? Is that what Paul is saying in 1 Corinthians 14? Join me for a closer look at this passage. Paul’s Missing “Double Bunk” in 1 Corinthians 14:36 by Don Johnson The pericope (teaching unit) … Continue reading

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Beautiful Symmetry in 1 Corinthians 7

Beautiful Symmetry in 1 Corinthians 7 by Don Johnson Observe how Paul is almost sing-song in his repetition; he alternates mentioning the woman first and the man first.  Before any analysis of word meaning or historical context,  Paul already makes … Continue reading

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Ephesians 5 Insights

EPHESIANS 5 INSIGHTS by Don Johnson Ephesians 5-6 In the study of Scripture, looking at cultural context can provide insight.  In the case of Ephesians 5, Paul’s teaching contrasts with that of Aristotle’s Household Codes. Here is what Aristotle taught … Continue reading

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