Book Summary

Kathy Keller, co-founder of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, offers in Jesus, Justice, and Gender Roles a personal and challenging perspective on biblical gender roles and the complementarian view---a preference for reserving certain leadership positions in ministry for men.

About the Book

At one point in her life, author and co-founder of Redeemer Presbyterian Church Kathy Keller sought pastoral ordination. Yet she came to adopt the view that men and women have different roles in marriage and ministry, and that fulfilling such roles pleases God and leads to greater personal fulfillment.

In this unapologetic but nuanced piece, Keller presents a caring and careful case for biblical gender differences and the complementarian view of women in ministry. At the same time, she encourages women to teach and lead in the church in ways that may startle some complementarians. Readers on both sides of this hot-button topic will be challenged by her ministry-tested and thoroughly Scriptural perspective.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780310519287
  • ISBN 10: 0310519284
  • Imprint: Zondervan
  • On Sale: 2014-05-27
  • Pages: 48
  • List Price: $7.99
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Series: Fresh Perspectives on Women in Ministry
  • Publication Date: 2014-05-27
  • Trim Size: 127.000mm x 181.000mm x 3.000mm
  • Weight: 45.000gr
  • Category 1 : RELIGION / Christian Church / Leadership
  • Category 2 : RELIGION / Biblical Studies / General