Tuesday, May 16

Same Subject, Different Blogger

Jeremy Pierce has weighed in on the question of subordinationism: Are Complementarians Subordinationists ?

Jeremy mentions something that I think I pointed out in passing in one of my posts below, but I want to draw your attention to again. For some reason, egalitarians consider those who hold to a differentiation in roles within the Trinity to be subordinationists, even though, traditionally, that's not how subordinationism has been defined. The term subordinationism has always been reserved for the belief that the persons of the Trinity are not equal, which is is not something that those who hold to functional or economic subordination believe.