Tag Archives: commentary citing Ephesians 2:8

Out of the Fire: On Leaving Roman Catholicism 5 (From Dust to Redemption)

Phyllis Nissila ‚ÄúThere’s never an end to dust and dusting,” my aunt would say as her rag, like a thunderhead, scudded across the yellow oak of her little house. There she lived seventy years with a ball of compulsion closed … Continue reading

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What Shall We Now Do With Christian Women? On Chattel, Whores, Ladies Faire, and Brides

Phyllis Nissila A question with ancient roots distracts modern Christendom with revived potency: what shall we now do with the women? Spurred by modern brands of the Patriarchy Movement, some wonder: is church policy clear enough on women teaching only … Continue reading

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