Re: SIGATW in 1 Cor 14:34

From: Jonathan Robie (
Date: Tue Jul 01 1997 - 07:30:50 EDT

At 12:35 AM 7/1/97 -0400, wrote:
>Second, it seems that the issue is not simply the problem of head covering
>absolutely, but the problem of head covering while praying and prophesying.
>If the problem was head covering absolutely, why is the discussion purely in
>terms of praying and prophesying. The problem isn't the main proposition; it
>is the attendant circumstances to the main proposition that Paul makes the

Precisely. Why would Paul tell women what to wear while shaming themselves
in the temple? Wouldn't he just tell them to not shame themselves in the temple?


Jonathan Robie
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