" What is being reported in the Houston Chronicle these last few weeks leads me to ask a very specific question: "Had a database tracking sexual predators been in place in 1979, would that database have prevented Judge Paul Pressler and Paige Patterson from ever having influence in the Southern Baptist Convention?" If you don't care, or worse, if you think the good these two did in the SBC rises above any allegations of predatory behavior or alleged cover-up, then you need to
"According to Greear (or at least the all-male elder board at his church), women who teach the Bible can't be in a position of declaring truth authoritatively, because nobody is to submit to a woman teaching truth. Women are the acquiescers; males are the authoritarians. Males give; women receive. If a male receives "truth" from a woman, then "error" has a occurred because a male can't get anything authoritative from a woman. There's a Greek word for such thinking - baloney.
" Now there are Southern Baptists who are saying, “Dr. Paige Patterson loves women!” “Dr. Paige Patterson is being misrepresented.” They declare, “Dr. Paige Patterson would never tell an abused woman to submit to her abusive husband..” “Dr. Paige Patterson was only joking when he said a man should own at least one woman.” To Patterson loyalists, Dr. Paige Patterson is a misunderstood man. No. he’s not. Dr. Patterson is a man who speaks what he believes. Either too many South
"The rape victim was placed on probation by the seminary for having a man in her apartment. That's consistent with the bizarre theology of women held by Paige Patterson." Read more at http://www.wadeburleson.org/2018/05/paige-patterson-and-rape-victim-he.html. #WadeBurleson #SEBTS