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Women's rights denied

Genesis 3:16 View context

I will greatly multiply your sorrow and your conception; In pain you shall bring forth children; Your desire shall be [a]for your husband, And he shall rule over you.

1 Timothy 2:12 View context

And I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man, but to be in silence.

1 Corinthians 14:34 View context

Let your women keep silent in the churches, for they are not permitted to speak; but they are to be submissive, as the law also says. And if they want to learn something, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is shameful for women to speak in church.

1 Peter 3:6 View context

Even as Sara obeyed Abraham, calling him lord: whose daughters ye are, as long as ye do well, and are not afraid with any amazement.

Women's rights affirmed

Judges 4:4 View context

Now Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidoth, was judging Israel at that time.

Judges 4:14-15 View context

Then Deborah said to Barak, “Up! For this is the day in which the Lord has delivered Sisera into your hand. Has not the Lord gone out before you?” So Barak went down from Mount Tabor with ten thousand men following him. And the Lord routed Sisera and all his chariots and all his army with the edge of the sword before Barak; and Sisera alighted from his chariot and fled away on foot.

Judges 5:7 View context

Village life ceased, it ceased in Israel, Until I, Deborah, arose, Arose a mother in Israel.

Acts 2:18 View context

And on my servants and on my handmaidens I will pour out in those days of my Spirit; and they shall prophesy:

Acts 21:9 View context

And the same man had four daughters, virgins, which did prophesy.

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