MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.

How a Wife Was Defined

May 2nd, 2005 Viewed 2316 times

Happy CoupleThe next thing that I found particularly fascinating about the role of the sexes in the Old Testament narratives is how the husband and wife treated each other. Specifically, recall the passage in Hebrews where it said that Sarah called Abraham her “lord.” This is quite different today.

Today we live in a society that has done two things to marriage. They’ve made it “all about love” so that if you’re no longer “in love” why be in it. The other thing is that they’ve made it more about expressing my individuality than in being a unit.

MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.