Although it is clear that God gave Eve to be a 'help meet' (helper who is suitable) for Adam, there are at least three Biblical reasons why a husband ought to be a 'help meet' for his wife too. (Understand 'meet' to mean 'fit', 'suitable', 'right' or 'counterpart'). CREATED IN THE IMAGE OF GOD Adam and Eve were… Continue reading HUSBAND, ARE YOU A SUITABLE HELP FOR YOUR WIFE?
MISUSING A CUSTOM There is no evidence in both the incidents of Adam “naming” Eve that God had given him authority over her. I say this to counter the willy-nilly correlating of these incidents with a Hebrew custom that if you named something it indicated that you had authority over it. If it was a Biblical custom,… Continue reading Naming of Eve and Adam’s Authority