Biblical Seduction Advice With Biblical Gender Roles?

by Suzanne TitkemeyerTrigger warning for disgustingly male-centric ideas on sex and likely not very safe for work reading..Larry Solomon of Biblical Gender Roles has finally published his rules for seducing your husband and they are just as vomit-inducing as you could imagine. We're going to be looking at them in one very long post instead of a few lines here and there. It's not enough to be sexually available twenty four hours a day or to have any sort of issues that preclude sex. You must also be a sex kitten seductress too.Seduction Principle #1 – Ravish him with your desire for him Seduction starts with desire.  You can’t seduce a man to whom you show no desire.  Think about … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Six Types of Wives?

by Larry Solomon of Biblical Gender Roles - Why God Wants You to Seduce Your HusbandEditor's note: According to Larry The Great it's not enough to be a submissive wife like Lori Alexander or Michelle Duggar and give your husband sex each and every time he wants it. You have to seduce him too. Here's Larry's breakdown of six types of wives. Does the 'Nypho' wife really exist outside of pornography? … [Read more...]

A Connection Between Marriage and Holiness? Part 5 of Tim Keller on Sex

by Cindy Kunsman cross posted from her blog Under Much Grace I posted this while bleary-eyed, so please let me know about typos! In an earlier post in this discussion, we read Shirley Taylor's summary of the writings of Tim Keller and those who ascribe to the misogyny that arises from Eternal Subordinationism.  This doctrine is used to argue that husbands rule and reign over their wives because, as the teaching asserts. Christ is subordinate to God the Father. who rules and reigns over His Son.  The Father is the exemplar for men and the Son is the exemplar for women in this paradigm … [Read more...]

“Real Marriage” review: 156-176, “Selfish Lovers and Servant Lovers”

by Samantha Field cross posted from her blog Defeating The Dragons [note: this post inspired some swearing] This chapter seems to be laying all the necessary groundwork for the last chapter in the “Sex” section of the book, and from the title (“Can We ____?”) I’m guessing that’s the one that caused some of the firestorm around it. Honestly, unless he does something drastic in that last chapter, I’m going to be a little confused as to why people were so bothered, since he hasn’t said too much at this point that I haven’t heard echoed in plenty of other corners. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Demanding Sex is Unbiblical?

by John Piper of the Desiring God blog - When the Sex Should StopMisuse #1: “Give me more sex, because the Bible says so.” A truncated explanation of 1 Corinthians 7:5 inevitability leads to this rationale. But whether it’s the husband or the wife pleading this case, it turns into trouble as soon as the other spouse isn’t on board. … [Read more...]