The spouse of the President of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Faith Oyedepo, has joined the controversy began by her husband, Bishop David Oyedepo, about feminism within the nation.
In a recent social media publish, the feminine cleric acknowledged that any feminine group which tried to query the place of the person within the household ought to be thought to be being beneath the affect of demons.
Oyedepo’s spouse mentioned this in a publish on her verified Facebook web page.
She mentioned, “Any woman or women’s organization that attempts to question the position of the man in the family should be regarded as being under a demonic influence.
“God expects that just as the Church is subject to Christ in everything, even so, women should be in subjection to their husbands in everything.”
Her response is coming a day after the feminists within the nation scolded Oyedepo for saying ladies who have been feminists mustn’t marry as a result of it will not work.
SaharaReporters had on Thursday reported that the Nigeria Feminist Forum condemned Oyedepo about his feedback on feminism and marriage.
The clergyman had throughout a sermon to his congregation, particularly warned ladies in opposition to becoming a member of the feminist motion as he acknowledged that feminism would result in frustration and devastation.
But his disposition didn’t sit nicely with members of the feminist motion who requested him to elucidate if feminists in Nigeria have been liable for his disengaged “unproductive pastors.”
In an announcement issued on Thursday, the NFF, by way of its Communications Officer, Angela Nkwo, had mentioned its members weren’t proud of Oyedepo’s view that the “Feminism movement leads to frustration and devastation.”
The assertion had learn, “The Nigerian Feminist Forum (NFF) has condemned the comments credited to the celebrated cleric and founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo on feminism, saying he should proffer solutions to insecurity, inflation, amongst others confronting the nation.
“Casting huge aspersions on being a woman, its definition and expectations therein when he advised women against joining the feminist movement because it leads to frustration and devastation; contrary to the claims spread by people, feminism is about demanding gender equity, justice and access to equal resources for everyone, which will benefit families, communities and the wider society as a whole.
“The cleric’s comments justified the notion that women do not lead branches of the church popularly called Winners chapel, saying it is condemnable as women form a followership of the congregation.”
The group queried if feminists were the cause of his disengaged Pastors who failed to meet their assigned targets by the church even as they maintained they were males, who did not advance feminist principles.
“We need to ask the eminent cleric, did feminists and the coalition’s cause the unproductivity of his pastors, or the insecurity and high inflation that have enveloped the nation?” they queried.