Women and Christianity

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Orbis Books, 2001 - Religion - 276 pages
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Women have enriched and enabled Christianity for more than 2,000 years. In this, the first of three path-breaking volumes, theologian Mary T. Malone situates Christian women in their time and context, thus creating a continuous historical narrative rather than simply a series of vignettes. She uses women's writings and voices as primary sources on almost every page. All women, Christian or otherwise, who seek an understanding of their past will value this unprecedented, comprehensive history of Christian women and their contributions, not only to faith but to civilization.

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delve into the depths of women's work and influence, engagement and practice of Christianity. reading women into the narrative as well as highlighting their presence Read full review

Contents

Reading Women into History
17
The Women Disciples
43
Early Christian Women
64
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Malone is retired from St. Jerome's University and the University of Waterloo where she served as chair of the Graduate Department of Religious Studies.

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