Originated From
AOL Search

Why does the priesthood only consist of men in the ethiopian tewahedo orthodox church

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

2 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest
Votes

They might be  reading the scripture in the OT about Women to be silent in the Church.

Many, maybe even all Middle Eastern and African religions are strictly patriarchal.-

Goes back to very old traditions when the woman's place was seen to be in the home. (Unfortunately still current in many otherwise modern Eastern countries) Cool

What is truth -

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: Spanish churches??

Spanish churches in Monmouth county, nj

Asked: What is the difference between an elder and a ...

What is the difference between an elder and a minister in the Full Gospel Baptist Church

Asked: How religion sabotages self worth?

how religion sabotages self worth?

Ask a Question... We'll forward it to people who know

More Questions

Can an ordained Catholic Decan transitioning into Priesthood, change his

Actually, once a person becomes a Deacon then they can be married only if they were prior to becoming a Deacon. Otherwise, they must remain unmarried and celbate for their lives. Now, there are occasions where the Pope or Bishop (you might need to look into which one) gives a special dispensation ...

Shoud an incorporated church have board of ion of trustee elected by

I wouldn't even want to comment on that - I feel strongly that is a decision for their members only ! - - If you are one, then good luck for your point of view - but PLEASE don't get into it here !

Are women who love to please men, the Amy Poehlers and Tina Feys extra

They're out there. Other countries have far more. American men have a bad trait of being extremely unappreciative of women, so why should the woman even try? And I do find Amy Poehler very sexy. On the other hand, how would you know if Amy Poehler or Tina Fey are these kind of women? I do hope you ...

What is the difference between an elder and a minister in the Full Gospel

The minister (preacher, priest, rabbi, shaman, medicine man, ext.) is the designated head of the church, or temple. An elder is generally an adviser or councilor within the hierarchy of the church. This would be analogues to the relationship between a CEO to that of a Board of Directors.