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Masculinity and the Role of Sin: John Piper

Sin, for much of the purity movement and evangelical conservativism, becomes a “get out of jail free” card in discussions of gender and equality. Continued examples of male power out of control, of the mandate for masculinity going awry in the form of spiritual and emotional abuse, and the allegations of various sexual misdeeds throughout churches across America – all these are the result, in Piper’s eyes, of sin in the world. We are somehow called to this perfect vision of gender but are unable to perform it correctly because sin.

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