Biblical Equality in Africa, Black Women & The Image of God, CBE-Voices of Color, Edith Durojaiye, Gender Equality for Women of Color, Gender, Racial Equality & Parenting

R-E-S-P-E-C-T In Nigerian Families

"Everyone wants to be respected. Everyone needs to be respected. Respect should not be gender based.  Respect is reciprocal. When respect is accorded to both men and women, regardless of gender, we will have better homes and communities and also raise respectful kids." -Edith Durojaiye

Abusive Churches & Gender Inequality, Biblical Equality in Africa, Black Women & The Image of God, Church & Gender Inequality, Clergy Women of Color, Gender Equality for Women of Color, The Very Rev. Muthure

A Clergy Woman Of Color Too Series: Cries From Kenya

"When a man clergy sleeps with women in the church and steals money from the church coffers, he’s transferred and the issue is covered. But when a woman clergy raises her voice over justice issues, she’s negatively labeled and ostracized in ministry. And the punishment for such women clergy is heavy. " -The Very Rev. Muture

Biblical Equality in Africa, Black Women & The Image of God, CBE-Nigeria Chapter, CBE-Voices of Color, Dr. Hanatu Alahira, Egalitarian Men of Color, Ethnic Equality, Ethnic Reconciliation

Gender Equality: The African Experience

The association of Christianity with colonialism has made some Africans skeptical of Western philosophies and ideologies that are contrary to African beliefs and practices especially, gender equality as practiced in the West. This led to the resistance of most African churches to female ordination, except a few denominations like the Lutheran church and the Assemblies of God Church. -Dr. Hanatu Alahira

Biblical Equality in Africa, Black Women & The Image of God, CBE-Voices of Color, Fola Folayan, Gender Equality for Women of Color, Jesus & Feminism

We Belong Here Too

"As a Christian woman, I cannot turn a blind eye to how the Bible has been and is still being taken out of context and used to perpetuate injustice to women." -Fola Folayan

Biblical Equality in Africa, CBE-Voices of Color, Egalitarian Men of Color, Gender Equality for Women of Color, The Rev. Domnic Misolo

A Kenyan Anglican Priest Finds His True Identity

My faith and theological training DID NOT challenge this culture of abuse against women and girls because even churches around me were teaching patriarchy as God’s design and the way of faith!