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Veils are indeed Scriptural, as St. Paul, in Chapter 11 of his First Letter to the Corinthians, instructs women to cover their heads in church: every woman praying or prophesying with her head not covered: dishonorest her head … For the man is not of the woman, but the woman of the man. [cf. Gen. 2:21] For the man was not created for the woman, but the ...


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Yes, Solomon had concubines. He also became greedy and chose to accumulate wealth and wives rather than nurturing his kingdom. If you read his story, you find that God was not pleased with his later actions, but spared him punishment during his lifetime because of his father. God told Solomon that his punishment for these things would come after his death by ...


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An evangelical perspective on this issue: Q: What is the biblical basis for valuing virginity, but dispensing with levirate marriage? A1: Applying the ruling of the council of Jerusalem upholds the former but does not enjoin the latter. In discussing what provisions of the law gentile converts to Christianity must adhere to, the early church decided: [...



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