What Did Paul Mean by ‘I Do Not Permit a Woman to Teach’?

6:40
 
Share
 

Manage episode 277854556 series 2606976
By The Gospel Coalition. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode of TGC Q&A, Tim Keller and Don Carson address the question, “What did Paul mean by ‘I do not permit a woman to teach'?” They discuss:

  • What Paul actually forbids (:29)
  • The debate over whether he forbids one thing or two (2:21)
  • Imperial ignorance—it can’t be known (3:43)
  • Transcultural exhortation (4:15)

Explore more from TGC on this topic:

Should Women Preach In Our Churches?

Pastors Need Women Teachers (and Vice Versa)

This episode of TGC Q&A is brought to you by Operation Christmas Child. National Collection Week is November 16 through 23. Visit SamaritansPurse.org/OCC to learn how gift-filled shoeboxes will result in evangelism and discipleship for millions of children this year.

56 episodes