....Complementarianism can in itself be a fine expression of Biblical headship, so long as it is not imbued with the false teaching of ESS and its implications; Brad Mason, Complementarity Without Subordination It's an interesting thing to contemplate. What if complementarians eradicated the doctrine of ESS from their platform? What if the complementarian camp wrested ESS out… Continue reading Complementarity Without Subordination: What Does it Look Like?
He is such a worthless man that one cannot speak to him.
Does that title sound harsh and judgemental? Many Christians think it's wrong to describe a person — for example, a man who abuses his wife — as such a worthless man that one cannot speak to him. But those words are a quote from the Bible. We have become milksops when we can't call a spade… Continue reading He is such a worthless man that one cannot speak to him.
Dear Nora: A Response to Questions about 1 Peter 3
The following is a reply I wrote to a lady we'll call Nora, who asked an excellent question about the meaning of 1 Peter 3:1-7 in light of Abraham's encounter with Pharaoh when he instructed Sarah to say she was his sister. Oh, by the way, Sarah was Abraham's half-sister as she was the daughter… Continue reading Dear Nora: A Response to Questions about 1 Peter 3