Jesus Treatment Of Women Summary

Decent Essays
Discovering Biblical Equality goes through the wide range of thought in addressing Biblical equality. It focuses on the egalitarian and the complementarian view. The chapters are dedicated to what men and women have in common. Such articles as “The Changing Role of Women in Ministry”, “Equality With and Without Innocence, Teaching and Usurping Authority” speak to the complementary and egalitarian issues in the church.
An interesting chapter is “Jesus Treatment of Women” by Aida Besancon Spencer. It is an intriguing look at male leadership and the egalitarians, both sides agree that Jesus did much to encourage women. She identifies four ways she believes that Jesus affirmed women:
1. First, Jesus’ conversations with women indicate his esteem
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