Category Archives: Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

Surely they will be reasonable once they see how reasonable *we* are.

Back in 2009 Dr. Wayne Grudem wrote a piece titled Personal Reflections on the History of CBMW and the State of the Gender Debate*. Grudem first became involved with the topic in 1979 after reading an article in Christianity Today … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Duluth Model, Rebellion, Servant Leader, Social Justice Warriors, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 67 Comments

A big win for Grudem.

The Atlantic has a new article out on a change the ESV is making in their translation of Gen 3:16.  From Rewriting the Biblical ‘Curse’ on Womankind: Whereas the first half of that sentence formerly read “Your desire shall be for … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. Wayne Grudem, The Atlantic | 80 Comments

Why there is a controversy about women teaching/preaching Scripture and doctrine.

Commenter Amy Wilson asked in response to Four legs good, two legs better: I am also very concerned about the slippery slope we see of feminist redefining of the plain words of Scripture. However, I’m still not clear on how … Continue reading

Posted in Beth Moore, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Envy, Feminists, Finding a Spouse, Priscilla Shirer, Rationalization Hamster, Rebellion, Turning a blind eye, War Room | 143 Comments

Four legs good, two legs better.

Slate XX has a piece up explaining that women like Beth Moore are much more of a force in driving conservative evangelical opinion on politics than outsiders would likely suspect.  Slate quotes CBMW co founder John Piper explaining that it … Continue reading

Posted in Beth Moore, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. John Piper, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Jen Wilkin, The Gospel Coalition, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, War Room | 209 Comments

Are real men attracted to boisterous, opinionated women?

In Real Men Love Strong Women*, a feminist laments the fact that weak men are screwing feminism up: I’ve heard it too many times: “A man likes a quiet woman.” “Guys don’t respond well to smart girls.” “Educated women are … Continue reading

Posted in Ban Bossy, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Crossdressing Theology, Dr. John Piper, Moxie, Social Justice Warriors, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Weak men screwing feminism up, Wife worship | 257 Comments