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As Christ submits to the church

Alan G. Padgett

As Christ submits to the church

a biblical understanding of leadership and mutual submission

by Alan G. Padgett

  • 398 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Baker Academic in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible,
  • Servant leadership,
  • Submissiveness,
  • Sex role,
  • Biblical teaching,
  • Theology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementAlan G. Padgett
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2545.S37 P33 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25161900M
    ISBN 100801027004
    ISBN 109780801027000
    LC Control Number2011005204
    OCLC/WorldCa662401679

    21 and be subject to one another in the fear of Christ. 22 Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ also is the head of the church, He Himself being the Savior of the body. 24 But as the church is subject to Christ, so also the wives ought to be to their husbands in everything. Servant leadership is a form (but only one) of Christ-like submission, and thus invoking servant leadership also invokes Christ’s own submission to the church. This point has broad implications—as readers will see in further chapters where Padgett looks at a number of specific texts from the New Testament.

      Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit in everything to their husbands.” Jesus changes everything! Submission is now distinctly Christian, tied directly to Jesus Christ. A wife cannot submit to her husband in the way God asks her to unless she first knows how the church submits to Christ. Ephesians New Living Translation (NLT). 24 As the church submits to Christ, so you wives should submit to your husbands in everything. 25 For husbands, this means love your wives, just as Christ loved the church. He gave up his life for her 26 to make her holy and clean, washed by the cleansing of God’s word. [] 27 He did this to present her to himself as a glorious church without a.

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An excellent little book which argues for a neglected theological truth, namely, that Christ submits to the Church just as the Church submits to Him. This sounds strange to our ears, but it is no less Biblical for all that, and he argues his case carefully and convincingly/5.

Jesus Christ is the king of the universe and obedience demands that we submit to his rule. To be obedient to God we must submit to Jesus Christ. The Church Submits Willingly. Second, the church submits willingly. There is a facet to submission that is too often overlooked: Submission cannot be forced, but must be voluntary.

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Combining theological and exegetical skills, Padgett has given us a scholarly yet broadly accessible book that moves us beyond some of the impasses the discussion on this hot topic has been bogged down in.

Regardless of one's stance on the women-and-leadership issue, As Christ Submits to the Church is a must-read for all who care about /5(7). This review was written for As Christ Submits to the Church: A Biblical Understanding of Leadership and Mutual Submission.

A valuable book in the gender roles debate within the Church. Alan Padgett critiques the complementarian views of folks like John Piper and Wayne Grudem by pointing to the necessity of contextual analysis of verses that 3/5(3).

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As Christ submits to the church, so all Christians must submit to, serve, and care for one another. Padgett articulates a creative approach to mutual submission and explores its practical outworking in the church today, providing biblical and ethical affirmation for equality in : Baker Publishing Group.

This book is well worth our time and attention."--Mimi Haddad, president, Christians for Biblical Equality, "As Christ Submits to the Church is an insightful, compelling, and much-needed work, not only on the specific issue of women in leadership but also on the distinctive nature of Christian leadership in general/5(35).

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Through his careful interpretation of Paul's letters and broader New Testament teaching, theologian Alan Padgett shows how Christ's submission to the church models an appropriate understanding of gender. As Christ submits to the church: a biblical understanding of leadership and mutual submission / Alan G.

Padgett. Includes bibliographical references (p.) and indexes. ISBN (pbk.) 1. Sex role—Biblical teaching. Submissiveness—Biblical teaching. Servant leadership—Biblical teaching. Bible. N.T.—Theology. But it is utterly unwarranted to infer from this verse that the way Christ submits Himself to the church and the way the church submits herself to Christ are the same.

The church submits to Christ by a disposition to follow His leadership. Christ submits to the church by a disposition to exercise His leadership in humble service to the church.

As Christ Submits to the Church is an insightful, compelling, and much-needed work, not only on the specific issue of women in leadership, but also on the distinctive nature of Christian leadership in general.

Combining theological and exegetical skills, Padgett has given us a scholarly yet broadly accessible book that moves us beyond some of the impasses that have bogged down the discussion. As Christ Submits to the Church offers a fresh look at the ethics of submission, gender roles, and servant leadership in the New Testament.

Through his careful interpretation of Paul's letters and broader New Testament teaching, theologian Alan Padgett shows how Christ's submission to the church models an appropriate understanding of gender /5(5).

See also Broken Heart; Meek, Meekness; Poor; Pride; Weakness. To make meek and teachable, or the condition of being meek and teachable. Humility includes recognizing our dependence upon God and desiring to submit to His will.

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Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, so that he might present the church to himself in splendor, without spot or.

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