Word According to Eve Women and the Bible in Ancient Times and Our Own

ISBN-10: 0618001921
ISBN-13: 9780618001927
Edition: 1999
Authors: Cullen Murphy
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Description: In the world that created the Bible, there were no female scholars and theologians, yet in the past four decades, owing to such stunning discoveries as the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Nag Hammadi texts, as well as advances in historical understanding  More...

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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Publication date: 10/8/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.122

In the world that created the Bible, there were no female scholars and theologians, yet in the past four decades, owing to such stunning discoveries as the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Nag Hammadi texts, as well as advances in historical understanding and the rise of feminism, a generation of scholars has found new ways to interpret the Scriptures and the societies that created them -- exploring avenues traditionally ignored by male-dominated religious study. Surveying the new scholarship and the personalities of those who have created it, The Word According to Eve not only explores afresh the history of our religions but offers exciting new challenges to our sense of worship. A Peter Davison Book.

Cullen Murphy is the editor at large at Vanity Fair and the former managing editor of the Atlantic Monthly . He is the author of  Are We Rome?,   The Word According to Eve , and the essay collection Just Curious .

Foreword
Preface: The Writing on the Wall
Joining the Procession
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
By the Hand of a Woman
The Mothers of Israel
Words of Wisdom
The Wandering Rock
Was Jesus a Feminist?
Born of a Woman
Prominent Among the Apostles?
Venus in Sackcloth
A Glimpse Through the Door
Epilogue: The Word According to Eve
Notes
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index

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