Category Archives: 1 Corinthians 11

Does the Bible Teach Male Headship? Conclusion

We have looked at the question of male headship in light of the Bible’s overarching Great Story, and we have examined Ephesians Chapter 5 in light of ancient cultural understandings and original word meanings. Now we turn to some of … Continue reading

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The Bible and the Nature of Woman

In Marg’s excellent last post, “A Suitable Helper,”  she examined in detail a common belief that Christians have about women: that they were created to be subordinate assistants to their husbands and to be under male authority.  Many Christians are unaware … Continue reading

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