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“oikodespotes”- A Wife’s Authority

June 19, 2008

Recently, I visited an online greek lexicon resource of Tufts
University and found this definition of oikodespotes in black and white: oikodespot- and oikodespoteō from 1 Tim 5:14 to be master of a house or head of a family, to rule the household

Have you ever heard before that WOMEN are to be “master of the home”/ “queen of the castle”?

What motivates the silence?

I think the answer lies in Genesis 3:16- carnal man chooses to sanctify fallen behavior instead of overcoming…

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