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Question: Why historically have only men been ordained for the pastoral ministry?

Question: Why historically have only men been ordained for the pastoral ministry?

It’s not a question of whether or not one of the sexes can do it as well or better than the other.  It’s a question of orderliness, an order determined by God himself.  It’s a question of service to God and to one another that leads both Christian men and Christian women to respect God, respect his order and respect each other.

Question: How can we be certain that the Bible is God’s Word, since it has been translated for over a couple thousand years?

Question: How can we be certain that the Bible is God’s Word, since it has been translated for over a couple thousand years?

“These men are not drunk.  It’s only 9 am” … Actually, let’s come back to that in a couple seconds …

The question at hand is about certainty.  When it comes to matters of faith in God our Savior, we want to be certain indeed. God is even more concerned about that.  He is concerned that his love for sinners, shown so clearly in the sacrifice of his Son for us, be clearly communicated and taught to every soul in this world.