Wifely submission is easy

21 Sep

Rebellion. The old sin. Popping up again and again

Christianity and masculinity

Previous posts were on intelligent submission is not required and the problems with intelligent submission.

Ephesians 5 is one of the most word play twisted passages I’ve ever seen from the Scriptures. All you need is a simple reading of what it says. Read what the words say.

Ephesians 5:22 Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ also is the head of the church, He Himself being the Savior of the body. 24 But as the church is subject to Christ, so also the wives ought to be to their husbands in everything.

Let’s go over it line by line.

Ephesians 5:22 Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

  1. Wives should submit to their husbands, as they do to God. This is the concept of authority.
  2. The…

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5 Responses to “Wifely submission is easy”

  1. Mark Citadel October 13, 2016 at 11:34 pm #

    In a way though, the rebellious nature of woman is a task for men in and of itself, a challenge like taming a steed.

    • infowarrior1 October 14, 2016 at 10:06 pm #

      It is. Ever since the fall. God made women desire dominance over men in the same way sin also seeks dominance. But he must master her as he masters sin. Clearly much of the west have failed in this regard.

      • Mark Citadel February 1, 2017 at 6:11 pm #

        Indeed. And this is probably why all historic tales concerning women and power, regardless of culture, warn of the seducing negative influence they have once they are given power.

        By the way, I have moved my blog to WordPress. You can now find me at:

        http://citadelfoundations.wordpress.com

      • infowarrior1 February 2, 2017 at 11:27 am #

        Thanks for the linkage.

      • infowarrior1 February 2, 2017 at 11:29 am #

        People like to point to exceptions like current Elizabeth II and Margeret Thatcher.

        What’s your thoughts on such an argumentation?

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