letschristianfeministus

letschristianfeministus:

girl-inthe-park:

For a long time, I couldn’t stomach the idea of marriage, because I couldn’t reconcile Biblical feminism with the traditional Christian idea of gender roles in marriage. When I got married, I could hardly stomach the idea of feminism, because I knew I wanted a Godly marriage.

Now, I see that it’s…

I used to think that the Bible was sexist, and I’d feel pretty confused because that didn’t fit with what I know of God. Years later I’ve done my research into context and that makes a huge difference. Here is a link elaborating on the context of arguably the most sexist part of the Bible.