When I google “Bible Women” into Google Australia a drop down field gives me three suggestions to narrow the search. I’m disturbed by Google’s suggestions. It shows that the Church is failing to get the message across that women and men are equal. [300 words]
While reading Plutarch’s “Advice to the Bride and Groom,” it struck me that some Christians sound like Plutarch ( a 1st-century pagan author), rather than like Paul, in what they say about men and women and marriage.
I wrote this article just so I could quote Wayne Meeks who cautions that if we translate Greek into English without an awareness of the limitations of dictionaries we are merely “moving bones from one coffin to another”.