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Women and Worship at Corinth
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Lucy Peppiatt
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-27 - Publisher: ISD LLC

Paul's arguments in 1 Corinthians 11-14 - from the role of women in public worship, to the value of speaking in tongues and prophecy for the unbeliever - have long posed challenges to the lay reader and scholar. Despite numerous explanations offeredover the years, these passages remain marked by inconsistencies,
Unveiling Paul's Women
Language: en
Pages: 106
Authors: Lucy Peppiatt
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-30 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Whether people realize it or not, the ideas in 1 Corinthians 11:2–16 have had a huge impact on the role of Christian women in the church through the centuries. These fifteen verses have shaped worship practices, church structures, church leadership, marriages, and even relationships between men and women in general.
Rediscovering Scripture's Vision for Women
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Lucy Peppiatt
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-06 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Does God call women to serve as equal partners in marriage and as leaders in the church? With careful exegetical work, Lucy Peppiatt considers relevant passages in Ephesians, Colossians, 1 Peter, 1 Timothy, and 1 Corinthians. There she finds a story of God releasing women alongside men into all forms
Women Praying and Prophesying in Corinth
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Jill E. Marshall
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-15 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

In First Corinthians, Paul makes two conflicting statements about women's speech: He crafts a difficult argument about whether men and women should cover their heads while praying or prophesying (11:2-16) and instructs women to be silent in the assembly (14:34-35). These two statements bracket an extended discussion about inspired modes
Women in Their Place
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jorunn Økland
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

In Women in Their Place Jorunn Økland takes the archaeological remains at Corinth as a starting point from which to develop an interdisciplinary, theoretically informed reading of Paul's utterances on women in 1 Corinthians 11-14. In this section of the letter Paul deals with the ritual gatherings and describes the