'Women Should Remain Silent'?

By Mimi Haddad 4-02-2009

Many of us were raised in churches that taught that women should be silent in the church because of the teachings of Paul in 1 Corinthians 14:34. When we read the passage, sure enough, we see the following words on the pages of the Bible: "Women should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak

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