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God had a wife, Asherah, whom the Book of Kings suggests was worshiped alongside Yahweh in his temple in Israel, according to an Oxford scholar.
In 1967, Raphael Patai was the first historian to mention that the ancient Israelites worshiped both Yahweh and Asherah. The theory has gained new prominence due to the research of Francesca Stavrakopoulou, who began her work at Oxford and is now a senior lecturer in the department of Theology and Religion at the University of Exeter.
If you are the example of a good christian, that is reason enough for me to never want to be one.
Originally posted by ag893
News flash to ignoramus...if you live in the USA, YOU ALREADY DO!! Were you in a coma during the feminist movement?! Get a clue seriously! Women run practically everything nowadays!! You must be kidding me! And if your a man, your a total wuss in my eyes. You need a woman to control and dominate you because your too weak in yourself to be the man that you really are. Can't stand men like that!