Tag Archives: gender equality

My post on 1 Tim 2

So, apparently my post at the Junia Project website on “Why 1 Tim. 2:8-15 does not ban women from teaching and having authority in the church” received over 8500 views as of last week! Here is the link in case … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 9

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 9: Difficult Texts:  1 Timothy 2:8-15  Today’s post is the first of three that will address key New Testament texts often cited by complementarians to restrict or prohibit women from certain … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 2

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 2: Clarifying Terms Before continuing with my series on why I am an egalitarian, let me pause briefly to clarify terms. Terminology is tricky. Terms are useful, in fact necessary; … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 8

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 8: Reading Scripture as an Egalitarian In future posts, I would like to start addressing how egalitarians read difficult passages of Scripture, including the parts of Scripture that seemingly place … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 7

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 7: Redemptive Movement In my last post, I argued that both the complementarian and egalitarian positions employ interpretive strategies when they appeal to the Bible to support and defend their … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 6

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 6: Interpretive Strategies My last two posts identified 10 examples of women serving in ministry and leadership positions in the Bible. The Spirit called these women to serve God through … Continue reading

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Women in the Church: Part 5

Women in the Church: Why I am an Egalitarian Part 5: Women as Leaders in the Bible (NT)   Today I continue my list of ten significant women in the Bible. Last week, I wrote about 5 women in the … Continue reading

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