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Nagel's "Equality", a Defense of Rawls

There are two major developments which Thomas Nagel made in his chapter “Equality” in his book Mortal Questions. The first is the way he develops the debate around egalitarianism as a debate consisting of (at least) three competing values. 1,408 more words

Difference Principle

Thoughts on 1 Timothy 2:12

On Ishshah’s Story we have been exploring some of the scriptures from Paul’s letters that have been used to severely limit the function of women in the church.  967 more words

Christian Women

The Incredibles and Anti-Egalitarianism

If you haven’t already heard, Pixar is working on their follow up to The Incredibles. The movie was successful but not as popular as their other films, like… 434 more words

Owen Strachan and the Gay Politics of Fear

I wish I could be on the same team as Owen Strachan of the CBMW, but his divisive political rhetoric makes it very difficult.

Case in point is  390 more words

Egalitarian Beliefs: Clarifying What We Believe

Continuing from the last post, this blog examines the final application from Christians for Biblical Equality. Application #5 states:

In the Christian home, couples who share a lifestyle characterized by the freedom they find in Christ will do so without experiencing feelings of guilt or resorting to hypocrisy.

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God & Her Glory {1}: "Our Mother, Who Art in Heaven..."

Well, they warned me.

It was my first year at my first seminary. I had the honor of being chosen for an “Inter-Seminary Seminar” course in which people from five  1,271 more words


The Power of a Teaching Woman


My life has been filled with strong and creative women and men who have shown me different examples of what it is like to work together as a team. 857 more words