We know Christians are often sexist, but is the Bible? And more than that, is God sexist? With sexism once again in the news every day, now seems a good time to take a look at our own closets and see if any skeletons are rattling around.
This is a complicated subject, and several other videos would be helpful to get a fuller context. In particular these might be helpful if you have not already watched them.
Episodes 3 and 4 on God’s plans unfolding: https://youtu.be/mhKY9uszj6k https://youtu.be/Bnrw6Cy2YC0
Episode 5 on Women in Ministry: https://youtu.be/xwyM7Jk9yrA
Episode 12 on Gender Inclusive Language: https://youtu.be/vMBLndelAVs
For Hammurabi’s law codes see here: https://history.hanover.edu/courses/excerpts/165hammurabi.html
And for several alternative views on the subject, here are several links to women arguing that the Bible is not sexist.
There is also a study guide associated with this episode that can be found here: Ep 20 – Is the Bible Sexist Study Guide