Deaconesses and Church History

I was doing a little research yesterday on the history of deaconesses (female deacons) in the Christian church. I had been studying Romans 16:1 where Paul showed very high regard for Phoebe, a διάκονον of the church at Cenchreae. The Greek word that Paul uses there (διάκονον) is a noun (accusative singular feminine) that means… Continue reading Deaconesses and Church History