In this concise volume, Grudem has provided a tremendous resource for those who are looking for Biblical answers in the Gender role debate. With stellar scholarship, Grudem answers many claims made by Egalitarians with sound biblical exegesis, biblical language skills, and astute logic. If your an Egalitarian and don’t have time to read Grudem’s larger volume, read this. If your are a Complimentarian, read this!If you are undecided, definitely read this. The issue of gender roles is relevant to both daily life in the Body and our hermeneutic.
His discussion of 1 Timothy 2:12 is especially useful, with both solid exegesis in context and a discussion of the word “to exercise authority” αυθενtεω (authenteo, to exercise authority).