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Jesus was a Feminist
Language: un
Pages: 277
Authors: Leonard J. Swidler
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The most up-to-date and comprehensive case for the feminist interpretation of Jesus and Christianity ever published. The fruit of decades of research and commitment, Swidler analyzes the role of women in each of the Gospels, asserts that women were involved in the writing of 2 of the gospels, and outlines
Jesus Feminist
Language: un
Pages: 235
Authors: Sarah Bessey
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Gender roles have been debated for centuries, and now Sarah Bessey offers a clarion freedom call for all who want to realize their giftedness and potential in the kingdom of God. Through a thoughtful review of biblical teaching and church practices, Bessey shares how following Jesus made a feminist out
Jesus Was a Feminist
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Leonard Swidler
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-17 - Publisher: Sheed & Ward

The most up-to-date and comprehensive case for the feminist interpretation of Jesus and Christianity ever published. The fruit of decades of research and commitment, Swidler analyzes the role of women in each of the Gospels, asserts that women were involved in the writing of 2 of the gospels, and outlines
Three Jesus Certitudes
Language: un
Pages: 186
Authors: Leonard J. Swidler
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-25 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

The Jesus of the four Gospels--and we have no knowledge of any other--appears mainly as a healer and a teacher--that is, as a healer of the soul. Three of the historically most certain facts about him were (1) his pacifism, (2) his feminism, and (3) that his women followers were
Jesus the Forgotten Feminist
Language: un
Pages: 242
Authors: Chris Geraghty
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-20 - Publisher:

How did Jesus treat women? Chris Geraghty delves into scriptures and history showing how Jesus practised a radically inclusive approach to women that challenged the inequitable beliefs and practices of his own culture and community. Yet the Church has historically failed to follow its own founder's example, instead taking its