Welcome to CBE’s Library

A victim-advocate shares her own story of domestic abuse and how her church responded. She also gives tips for how churches can teach congregants to recognize gender-based abuse and release victims from their silence.

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Traditionally, a woman changes her last name to her husband’s when she gets married. But some question whether that tradition should stay the same. We explore the options couples have.

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Caste is a brilliant, extraordinary piece of writing that will likely become a required reference for discussions about racism going forward.

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One man’s reflections on seeing men cry and our expectations for male emotions. This article also highlights how the church reinforces these unhealthy expectations and how gender equality could free men.

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CBE President Mimi Haddad urges us to be harmonizers and find unity as God’s family during this season of polarization and division. She shows how Jesus modeled this by including marginalized women.

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Ben Witherington III’s story of Priscilla provides extensive insight into the lives of the earliest Christian women.

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Our interactions with others, including Christians with whom we disagree, should display Christlikeness above all else.

 

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Like Mary the mother of Jesus, Christian men and women are called to bring Christ to the world.

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Jesus’s encounter with the Syrophoenician woman of Mark 7 changed the minds of the first disciples and has the power to change modern minds as well.

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First Corinthians presents Christian women with a time to speak, not a time to be silent.

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