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How is a woman's desire for her husband a curse?



      

Genesis 3:16

ESV - 16 To the woman he said, "I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall bring forth children. Your desire shall be for your husband, and he shall rule over you.

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
As God pronounces judgment on Eve for her part of the transgression in Eden, He says, "Your desire will be for your husband, and he will rule over you" (Genesis 3:16). This verse causes some puzzle...

July 01 2013 6 responses Vote Up Share Report


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Mini andrew kameya
Three translations - NLT, EXB, and NET says that the woman wants to control the man. Why aren't there more translations saying the same thing?
My personal observation has been these three translations are correct.
At least outwardly (behind the doors may be different), the other translations appear correct.

God Bless,

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