Podcast: Why Does Peter Call Women Weaker Vessels?
Greg considers 1 Peter 3:7 and Peter’s call for men to treat their wives as “weaker vessels.”
Greg talks about working with people of the opposite sex—in particular, about the Billy Graham rule. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0378.mp3
Greg talks gender roles and considers the diversity of domestic callings. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0451.mp3
Throughout the testimony of Scripture, we have examples of God tolerating many things that are far from ideal in order to gradually transform the world in the direction he intends for us. For example, God’s ideal from the beginning was monogamy. But throughout most of history God has tolerated and worked within polygamous cultures in order…
Assessing Jordan Peterson’s 12 Rules for Life by Greg Boyd As we saw earlier in this series (see: post 7), Peterson argues that social hierarchies among humans are as natural as they are among lobsters and every other species of animal on the planet. Whenever there is anything worth doing, anything of value, some people…
Greg looks at Peter’s harsh views of women through a Cruciform lens. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0237.mp3
Greg talks about the mysteries of gender and cautions Christians to avoid certain extreme positions. Dan apologizes for a reckless joke. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0402.mp3