Genesis 3:16 ESV

To the woman he said, I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall bring forth children. Your desire shall be contrary to your husband, but he shall rule over you.

Manhood and Womanhood: Conflict and Confusion After the Fall
Sin distorts Gods good design for men and women. We were made to serve one another selflessly, not sacrifice one another selfishly.
Message: Love's Disciplines (Genesis 3:16-19)
In our previous studies in this series we have seen that the matter of pain, toil, subjection, and death are the inevitable consequences of human disobedience to God. They were in the beginning, they are yet today. These are what the Bible speaks of as "death," in its w...
Genesis, Wifely Submission, and Modern Wives
Why is Answers in Genesis talking about the issue of wifely submission? Just like all other New Testament doctrines, the issue of leadership in marriage has its foundation in Genesis.
Is Male Headship a Curse?
Do women try to take over mans authority? Is male headship a curse? Steve Golden, AiGU.S., replies to a readers questions about his earlier article.
Satan's Design in Reversing Male Leadership Role
John Piper, Satans Design in Reversing Male Leadership Role, The Standard 73:11 (December 1983): 33, 35. Alvera and Berekely Micklesen responded with, Questions from the Garden: Response from the Mickelsens, The Standard 73:11 (December 1983): 36. Our existence as male&
The High Calling of Submission
The word submission conjures ugly images and even uglier reactions in our liberated modern culture. The concept of submission is now popularly associated with weakness, defeat, and oppression. ...
Understanding the Answer in Genesis 3:16
We live in a cursed world as a result of sin, and that Curse affects all areas of our lives, not just childbirth.
Problems with a New Reading of an Old Verse
Wendy Alsup shares two views on the meaning of Genesis 3:16 and discusses the problems with a new reading of an old verse.
The Curse on the Woman, Part 2
Well tonight, as we have our Bible study, we return to the third chapter of Genesis and the sixteenth verse. We are looking at the series on origins. As I mentioned to you a few weeks ago, it looks l...
A Sidebar Named Desire
In this article, Claire Smith discusses Genesis 3:16, when God curses the woman and says, Your desire will be for your husband.

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