New Living Translation
I do not let women teach men or have authority over them. Let them listen quietly.
King James Bible
But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.
Darby Bible Translation
but I do not suffer a woman to teach nor to exercise authority over man, but to be in quietness;
World English Bible
But I don't permit a woman to teach, nor to exercise authority over a man, but to be in quietness.
Young's Literal Translation
and a woman I do not suffer to teach, nor to rule a husband, but to be in quietness,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:12 To usurp authority over the man - By public teaching.
LibraryThe First Lie.
"Ye shall not surely die."--GENESIS iii. 4. I.--WHO WAS THE FIRST LIAR? The old serpent, the devil, called elsewhere "the father of lies." But he had not always been a liar; he had fallen from a position very eminent, teaching us not to measure our safety by our condition. The higher we are elevated, the more dreadful the fall. Some of the most degraded vagrants were cradled in comfort, and have wandered from homes of splendour. Perhaps the vilest of the vile once were ministers of the Gospel. …
Thomas Champness—Broken Bread
Believe and be Saved
Introduction to Expositio Fidei.
1 Corinthians 14:34
Women should be silent during the church meetings. It is not proper for them to speak. They should be submissive, just as the law says.
to live wisely and be pure, to work in their homes, to do good, and to be submissive to their husbands. Then they will not bring shame on the word of God.
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