The Common Good

Results for Complementarianism

Rachel Held Evans: Saying the Things Pastors Can't
Originally Posted: 03/27/2014 - 9:21am | Type: Blog

“I can say things on the blog that pastors can’t say from the pulpit,” Rachel explained, adding that she tries to position the blog as a community where people can safely engage in conversation about things th ...

It's Time for Outrage: Sexual Violence and the Church
Originally Posted: 05/17/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

May 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

It's Time for Outrage: Sexual Violence and the Church
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 11:16am | Type: Blog

It's time for all people of faith to be outraged. It's time for our Christian leaders to stand up and say that women, made in the very image of God, deserve better. And it's time for us in the f ...

Behold, the Rachel
Originally Posted: 10/31/2012 - 9:09am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors An extended interview on biblical womanhood with Rachel Held Evans.  “So how does a nice, liberat ...

She Said — Egalitarianism: Men, Submit to Your Wives
Originally Posted: 08/28/2012 - 9:17pm | Type: Blog

Obviously there are differences — biological, hormonal, stereotypical — between men and women. I don't dispute that. For me, the danger is in going one step further to assume how those differences do or s ...

He Said — Egalitarianism: Who Needs Repentance Anyway?
Originally Posted: 08/28/2012 - 1:34pm | Type: Blog

My wife and I have been embroiled in a deep debate lately. It involves gender roles, complementarianism, egalitarianism, and often threats of a kick landing somewhere on my body. ...

Let's Talk About (Complementary) Sex
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 9:07am | Type: Blog

For those unfamiliar, there are (at least) two camps in the Christian conversation about gender roles, one of which we can call “egalitarian,” and the other calls itself “complementarian.” The implication of t ...