Exploring the biblical theology of Christian egalitarianism


The Holy Spirit and Eve as Helpers

The Holy Spirit and Eve as Helpers

Both the Holy Spirit and Eve are described as helpers in the Bible. However, the role of Holy Spirit as helper (given in John’s Gospel) does not inform our understanding of Eve as helper (Genesis 2), and vice versa. Here’s why.

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Head Coverings and 1 Corinthians 11:2-16

Do women need to cover their heads when they go to church? In previous centuries, the answer to this question would have been “yes.” Here are a few notes on women and head coverings in light of 1 Corinthians 11:2-16.

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Joanna Gospels Luke 8

Partnering Together: Jesus and Women

At a time when women were often regarded as odd and inferior by men and were excluded from many aspects of society, Jesus was interested in the lives of women. He included them, taught them, and accepted their ministry.

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creation order

The Significance of the Created Order, in a Nutshell

The creation order of man first, woman second, as given in Genesis 2, is often brought up in discussions about the place of men and women in ministry and in marriage. What significance did Paul place on man being created first?

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