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Rev. Jean Rodenbough

Rev. Jean Rodenbough
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Jean Rodenbough is a retired Presbyterian Church (USA) minister, a Benedictine Oblate with the Erie (PA) community, and an author of several books of poetry and prose. She lives in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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1 Timothy 6:1-2—The Crushing Yoke of Slavery, Part 2

Lesson 16: "Our last lesson sought to accurately situate 1 Timothy 6:1-2 in its literary and historical context. When we read selected biblical texts like this passage as eternally relevant, they can cause great damage. For centuries, slaveholders in the American South used this text to justify chattel slavery, as if God intended some people to serve as the personal property of their supposed superiors."