As Jehu’s chariot races toward the palace to kill Jezebel, she “painted her eyes with kohl and dressed her hair, and she looked out of the window” (2 Kings ).For more than two thousand years, Jezebel has been saddled with a reputation as the bad girl of the Bible, the wickedest of women.She is not a heroic fighter like Deborah, a devoted sister like Miriam or a cherished wife like Ruth.Jezebel cannot even be compared with the Bible’s other bad girls—Potiphar’s wife and Delilah—for no good comes from Jezebel’s deeds."Now the serpent was more subtil than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made.
Yet there is more to this complex ruler than the standard interpretation would allow.But unsubmitted feminine emotions are a dangerous thing in the life of a woman, and a constant place for Satan to exercise his wiles and tricks to deceive her, to lead her into error and to attack man. The purpose of the "spirit of motherhood" is to undermine and destroy the authority of man.If a man does not stand in the authority of God in his home ("wear the pants"), he is dominated and controlled, and God's authority is nullified.8 It happened in the middle of the night that the man was startled and bent forward; and behold, a woman was lying at his feet. You have shown your last kindness to be better than the first by not going after young men, whether poor or rich. I will do for you whatever you ask, for all my people in the city know that you are a woman of excellence.12 “Now it is true I am a close relative; however, there is a relative closer than I.