Category Archives: Mary Kassian

“Look what he made me do!” as a murder defense.

Submitting to the Lord sometimes involves drawing clear boundaries and enacting consequences when a husband sins. –Mary Kassian Fox News explains that a wife who shot and killed her husband was trying to give him a wakeup call in Arkansas … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Domestic Violence, Duluth Model, FamilyLife, Mary Kassian, Tim and Kathy Keller, Too traditional to be traditional, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Wake-up call | 90 Comments

Warhorn interview: Male responsibility and female agency.

For context see this post.  You can also see the whole series. This is I believe our longest exchange, and I’ll apologize in advance for any difficulty my readers have keeping track of who wrote what.  However, I think at the … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. Denny Burk, Dr. Jason K. Allen, Dr. John Piper, Mary Kassian, Military, Nathan Alberson, Owen Strachan, Pastor Doug Wilson, Pastor Matt Chandler, Pastor Tim Bayly, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Warhorn Interview, Warhorn Media | 140 Comments

Sometimes excellent.

Commenter Neguy wrote: I spent some time browsing through Tim Bayly’s archives about Redeemer. Some of his very earliest posts have some blue pill thinking embedded, but he quickly becomes radically based. This guy is very rare. See: http://baylyblog.com/blog/2013/11/mondays-bill-bill-mounce-wont-allow-his-wife-call-him-lord His … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Disrespecting Respectability, Fatherhood, Mary Kassian, Pastor Tim Bayly, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 122 Comments

Submission with a twist, and denying rebellion.

Pastor Doug Wilson has a new post up titled 21 Theses on Submission in Marriage (HT Hmm).  Taken individually, most of the theses are good, and parts of the post are excellent. For brevity I’ll focus on what I see … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Crossdressing Theology, Disrespecting Respectability, Duluth Model, Envy, Esther, Headship, Marriage, Mary Kassian, Pastor Doug Wilson, Rebellion, Submission, Tim and Kathy Keller, Turning a blind eye | 295 Comments

Guarding her equality.

As I’ve demonstrated (here and here), an underpinning belief of complementarianism is that the source of feminist resentment is sinful men, men who are not sufficiently nice and accommodating.  As Pastor Chandler explains, if men are good enough women can’t … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Feminists, Headship, Marriage, Mary Kassian, Pastor Matt Chandler, Rebellion, The Real Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 219 Comments