Category Archives: Liberating Women

Must women never teach or lead men in church?

            ‘A woman should learn in quietness and full submission.  I do not permit a woman            to teach or to assume authority over a man; she must be quiet.  For Adam was not       the one deceived; it was … Continue reading

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‘Deborah’ – please, don’t swat this bee! (Judges 4:1 – 5:31)

A well-honoured prophetic name My son and his wife were already active in Christian ministry when their children were born. No wonder, then, that they gave each a name of a biblical champion of the faith – Joshua, Deborah and … Continue reading

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Must women never ask questions in church meetings?

‘As in all the congregations of the [saints] women should remain silent in the     churches.  They are not allowed to speak, but must be in submission, as the law says.  If they want to enquire about something they should ask … Continue reading

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Must women always cover their hair when they pray or prophesy in church?

Read 1 Corinthians 11:2-8  [] A woman’s long hair is her covering. Even those who believe that what hangs down a man’s head in verse 4 is a textile veil would agree with me that it is synonymous with the … Continue reading

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Male and female brains

David Albury of Edinburgh wrote to The Mail about a legendary French language class’s discussion on the appropriate gender of the noun ‘computer’. The teacher, dividing the students into two groups, asked the women to come up with four reasons … Continue reading

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