And she was a judge and prophet, not a pastor or king.
Deborah a prophet as one that declares the word of God by her actions moved by the Holy Spirit that worked in her both to will and do the good pleasure of God. She brought the gospel as a Judge. The reformation restored the pagan form of government back the Judges.
Just as promised in Joel.
Pastor shepherdess (female) and shepherds (male) working together as one. The established government of peace.
In mathew 23 we are informed to all no man teacher or father on earth . Rather that walking by faith in respect to our unseen father God.
men under kings were giving that authority to other men . Sort of like the catholic idea of Apostolical succession men lording it over another mans faith. Even the Son of man Jesus refused to stand in the holy unseen place of the father . When accused of being Good Master( daysman) The Son of man, Jesus replied none good but one, that is, God .The word good represents the unseen faith principle.
Matthew 19:16-18 King James Version (KJV) And, behold, one came and said unto him, Good Master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life?And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments. He saith unto him, Which? Jesus said, Thou shalt do no murder, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness,
In the end of the matter gender has no value when it comes to the gospel .Men and woman can plant the incorruptible seed by which mankind is born again.... and water it with the water of the word, the doctrines of God that fall rain. But Christ must cause the new growth and any there after.
Its Satan the counterfeiter who separates what God call one. . and what calls one and the father of lies calls separate. He as the spirit of error performed that work in the garden. The result. Adam and Eve knew they were naked .. . the lust of the eye witness or pride that came before the fall.