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Concerning Wives Submitting

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So much is said today of God’s command that wives submit to their husbands. Does he actually command such a thing, and, if he does, why would he do such a thing? Certainly in our modern world women have enjoyed unprecedented freedom in society. This is not to say they enjoy true equality, perhaps some do, but probably not all. When it is pointed out that both Peter and Paul command wives to submit to their husbands, it is almost like men (and it is usually men who point this out) are afraid of a world in which women enjoy the same privileged position that society has always bestowed upon the male. I have to wonder about that, but I also have to admit that some point to Peter and Paul in a sincere effort to speak out for what they assume the Bible teaches. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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