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 gender roles and considers the diversity of domestic callings. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0451.mp3
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 talks about a passage in Timothy that seems to prohibit women from leadership. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0379.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
Greg looks at Peter’s harsh views of women through a Cruciform lens. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0237.mp3
Daniel DeCristo via Compfight Rachel Held Evans posted this really wonderful blog about the absurd legalism of gender roles. She not only calls out the legalism of these roles, but also the ways that we become less human when we are reduced to a stereotype rather than a human being with specific gifts and passions. You’ll…