By Jim Wallis
When Sojourners released its most recent video, “7 Reasons Men Should Not Be Pastors ,” we were not prepared for the overwhelming reaction.
Three million people have watched the video, which satirizes the misguided reasons people say women shouldn’t lead in the church.
We’ve received countless comments from women saying they’ve heard every single one of these used as a reason they shouldn’t be in leadership.
But not everyone was happy. Some have said this video simply presents a “giant straw-man” — that the real reasons for male-only leadership are grounded in scripture.
Of course, I disagree — here’s why: READ THE FULL ARTICLE