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Obedience and Submission in 1 Peter | Part 7: What does it mean to “submit” to church leaders? (1 Peter 5:1–5)

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Part 7 of a series of videos explaining the results of my research as detailed in an academic article: Lionel J. Windsor, “Obedience and Submission in 1 Peter,” The Global Anglican 136/2 (2022): 126–144.

The original article is available at

Main headings for Part 7:

  • What we’ve seen so far in 1 Peter
  • They key question: What kind of order and authority is Peter talking about here?
  • The sufferings of Christ
  • Christ the Shepherd and Overseer
  • What authority is not like
  • What kind of order and authority is Peter talking about here?
  • Therefore: what kind of submission is Peter talking about here?
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  • Lionel J. Windsor, "Obedience and Submission in 1 Peter", The Global Anglican 136/2 (2022): 126–144

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