In Part One Rebecca wrote about her experience of reading the ESV translation of the Bible in a month, and the impact of realizing that the Greek word “adelphoi” had been intentionally translated as “brothers” rather than as “brothers and sisters” 135 times with the following footnote added: “Or brothers and sisters. The plural Greek […]
After reading the ESV New Testament, I couldn’t ignore the word adelphoi. The accompanying footnote that appeared 135 times is forever imprinted on my mind.
There was some great conversation yesterday in the Comments Section of Meredith’s post: “5 Things I Wish All Male Egalitarian Pastors Would Do“. We thought it would be helpful to keep the conversation going today and see what new ideas we could capture. Here are some things readers suggested adding to the list: Ask women, […]
Dear Male Egalitarian Pastors,
I have something I need to tell you, and it’s a bit tough to say. Before I do, I want you to know how much I appreciate you. You are allies and friends, important voices in the ongoing conversation about gender equality in the church…