DEFINITIONS MALE HEADSHIP – In the partnership of two spiritually equal human beings, man and woman, the man bears the primary responsibility to lead the partnership in a God-glorifying direction.
DEFINITIONS MALE DOMINATION - The antithesis to male headship is male domination which is the assertion of man’s will over the woman’s will heedless of her spiritual equality, her rights, and her value.
MAT 19:4 "Haven't you read," he replied, "that at the beginning the Creator 'made them male and female,'
MAT 5:28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
JOH 12:3 Then Mary took about a pint of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she poured it on Jesus' feet and wiped his feet with her hair. And the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.
JOH 12:7 "Leave her alone," Jesus replied. "[It was intended] that she should save this perfume for the day of my burial.
LUK 24:1 On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb.
LUK 24:6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee:
JOH 20:15 "Woman," he said, "why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?" Thinking he was the gardener, she said, "Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him."
JOH 20:16 Jesus said to her, "Mary." She turned toward him and cried out in Aramaic, "Rabboni!" (which means Teacher).
MAT 28:8 So the women hurried away from the tomb, afraid yet filled with joy, and ran to tell his disciples.
MAT 28:9 Suddenly Jesus met them. "Greetings," he said. They came to him, clasped his feet and worshiped him.
MAT 28:10 Then Jesus said to them, "Do not be afraid. Go and tell my brothers to go to Galilee; there they will see me."