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I do not permit a woman to teach or to assume authority over a man; she must be quiet. For Adam was formed first, then Eve. And Adam was not the one deceived; it was the woman who was deceived and became a sinner. But women will be saved through childbearing".
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And in 2 Timothy the writer warns against men who deceive "gullible women", who he says "are loaded down with sins and are swayed by all kinds of evil desires, always learning but never able to come to a knowledge of the truth". Now that the authorship of the letters of Timothy has been disputed, many Protestants feel able to move away from its teaching, allowing women to study, teach and even preach.
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Nevertheless, there are many other potentially misogynistic references in the epistles, in 1 Corinthians , , ; which are generally considered authentically Pauline as well as in Ephesians , Colossians and Titus Removing theologically embarrassing and pseudepigraphical texts from the New Testament canon has not been seriously considered by the Churches, despite the scholarly consensus.
SE Porter has argued that "if the Church and its scholars are no longer willing to accept the Pastoral Epistles as written by Paul, perhaps it should eliminate them as forgeries that once deceived but will no longer" The Canon Debate , ed McDonald and Sanders, , Hendrickson Publishers Inc.
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Paul The first letter to the Thessalonians ca. The letter to Philemon ca. Part II. Works of the Pauline school The second letter to the Thessalonians ca. The letter to the Colossians ca. The letter to the Ephesians ca.
The pastoral letters ? The gnostic apocalypse of Paul second century? Part IV. The evidence does not supports such a claim:. Paul may not have mentioned the virgin conception simply because it was widely understood or assumed.
Paul may also have been silent because it was not the focus or purpose of his letters which are often devoted to issues related to the Church. Remember that Paul was a contemporary of Luke who was one of the two authors who wrote extensively about the conception of Jesus. Galatians But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons.
Critics have argued that this is proof that Paul was unaware of the virgin conception.