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Manhood and Womanhood Defined According to the Bible

Click here for a copy: What’s the Difference?: Manhood and Womanhood Defined According to the Bible

The topic of manhood and womanhood is still strongly debated and still greatly impacts our society. For Christians, there is no doubt that the Bible must be the last word. But what does it teach about true manhood and womanhood? And how does its teachings affect our roles in the home, the church and the wider society? Noted pastor, author and Bible scholar John Piper looks at these important questions in a positive, sensitive light–with conclusions that encourage men and women to live out their unique differences in a fulfilling, godly way.

Excerpt

“Over the years I have come to see from Scripture and from life that manhood and womanhood are the beautiful handiwork of a good and loving God.  He designed our differences and they are profound” (p. 13-14).

John Piper examines gender issues from a biblical perspective, showing how the teaching of true biblical manhood and womanhood affects the roles of men and women in the home, the church, and the wider society.

Table of Contents

Foreword By Elisabeth Elliot
1. What’s the Difference?
2. The Meaning of Masculinity
3. The Meaning of Femininity
4. The Biblical Vision of Complementarity
5. A Closing Challenge to Men and Women

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50 Crucial Questions

Click here for a copy: 50 Crucial Questions About Manhood and Womanhood

By John Piper & Wayne Grudem.

John Piper says,
“This is the booklet I return to most often in dealing with the knotty issues of manhood and womanhood in ministry.”