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Biblical Basis for Women's Service in the Church by N.T. Wright In this 12-minute video, Wright covers a breadth of issues relating to women in...

We hear about the faith of our fathers, but what about the women who have gone before us? Ruth Tipton shares about another amazing woman of God, Catherine Booth.

Male voices reign in the first few centuries of the Church reflecting, of course, the androcentric Greco-Roman culture in which Christianity developed. Nevertheless, it is not the case that the female voice is altogether absent from this period and its presence, though minimal, serves as a critique to the patriarchy that became normative. Nowhere is the female voice more prominent than in the martyrdom literature.

This is the fourth in a four-part conversation about what it means, practically speaking, to live a life of holy submission in marriage. (Part...

“Some women were watching from a distance, including Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of James and Joses, and Salome. When Jesus was in...

The question of a woman’s role in ministry is a pressing concern for today’s church. It is paramount first, because of our need for...
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How can an ancient book that seemingly condones slavery and patriarchy be considered a reliable source of truth? In today's video, Dr. Bill Arnold and Dr. Ben Witherington challenge the common assumption that the Bible condones these practices.

There is still a glass ceiling for women, especially in God's own work. Joycelyn Lewis shares her struggle to accept the call God placed on her life.

At the 2016 New Room Conference, our hosts gather around the microphones of two of our favorite people. We fired up the mics and let the Holy Spirit roll. What happened was a fascinating conversation about ministry.
Seedbed - Seven Minute Seminaryvideo

In 1 Timothy 2:11, Paul writes Timothy, "A woman must learn in quietness and submission." Is this just another expression of ancient, patriarchal culture that sought to suppress women? Watch this Seven Minute Seminary with Dr. Gary Hoag and prepare to be surprised.