Category Archives: Complementarian

He knelt like a true gentleman.

Pulpit & Pen writes in Beth Moore Has Man Get on His Knees, Apologize on Behalf of All Men (emphasis mine): Moore started her career as a teacher for women, but now preaches to both genders. Evangelical leaders like John … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Beth Moore, Chivalry, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Courtly Love, Dr. Douglass Moo, Dr. John Piper, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Feminists, Pulpit & Pen, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Uncategorized | 85 Comments

How should a Christian husband go about instilling fear in his wife?*

Pastor Doug Wilson writes** in The Great Servant Leadership Mistake (emphasis mine): So what would a genuine servant leadership result in? If it were the real deal, the result would be a greater likelihood of the wife being willing to refer … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Crossdressing Theology, Headship, Pastor Doug Wilson, Servant Leader, Submission | 72 Comments

How chivalry (and mamma’s boys) brought us women’s suffrage and feminism.

On the Moral Superiority of Women explains how suffragists turned traditional conservatives’ chivalrous arguments against them.  Chivalry/courtly love teaches that women are the source of manners and morality, and that men are made moral by becoming enslaved by romantic love … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Complementarian, Courtly Love, Feminists, Suffrage, Traditional Conservatives, Wife worship | 94 Comments

A thought experiment.

3 Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, 2 when they see your respectful and pure conduct. 3 Do … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Pastor Doug Wilson, Sheila Gregoire, Submission | 70 Comments

Nude selfies and the complementarian male gaze.

While women like Faith Moore and Sheila Gregoire deny women’s temptation to compete for men’s sexual attention, some complementarian feminists admit that this is going on but blame it on the patriarchy.  As complementarian feminist Wendy Alsup explains in her post On Nude … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Dr. John Piper, Hannah Anderson, Modesty, Social Justice Warriors, The Gospel Coalition, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Wendy Alsup, Women's Studies | 82 Comments