This is not the contents of the chapter, but a glimpse to promote the book.
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This chapter explains the importance of the passage and how it relates to the issue of women in leadership and indeed relationships between men and women. Paul refers to this passage in his letter to the Corinthians and as his reading and regular quoting from the Septuagint demonstrates, this was therefore read very differently to the way it is rendered in most versions, as follows:
1 Lit. toward
The chapter thus concludes:
So that a helpful paraphrase for Genesis 3:16 in the light of the above [in the chapter] which would be good to see is something like:
Genesis 3:16 JM
Thus giving a fuller appreciation of what is in view for the reader. For the more literal versions a note like this would help:
Unless otherwise stated Bible quotes are from
the New King James Version.
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