Men and Women: Vive La Difference!

Men and Women: Vive La Difference!

Series: First Things First:Corinthians
Date: February 21, 2010 By: Steve DeWitt Campus: Crown Point



Pastor Steve DeWitt continues his series in 1 Corinthians by addressing the distinct roles men and women play in reflecting the glory of the Trinity.


2 Now I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as I delivered them to you. 3 But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God. 4 Every man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head, 5 but every wife who prays or prophesies with her head uncovered dishonors her head--it is the same as if her head were shaven. 6 For if a wife will not cover her head, then she should cut her hair short. But since it is disgraceful for a wife to cut off her hair or shave her head, let her cover her head. 7 For a man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God, but woman is the glory of man. 8 For man was not made from woman, but woman from man. 9 Neither was man created for woman, but woman for man. 10 That is why a wife ought to have a symbol of authority on her head, because of the angels. 1 Corinthians 11:2 — 1 Corinthians 11:10 ESV