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Her Story Women in Christian Tradition

ISBN-10: 0800618939

ISBN-13: 9780800618933

Edition: N/A

Authors: Barbara J. MacHaffie

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List price: $17.00
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Biblical Images of Women
Critical Principles
Status of Women in Hebrew Society
The Old Testament Critique of Patriarchy
The New Testament Picture
The Writings of the Apostle Paul
Women and the Early Churches
Women in the New Testament Churches
Deutero-Pauline Reaction
The Ministries of Women in the Post-Biblical Churches
Women Outside the Orthodox Mainstream
Martyrdom and the Witness of Perpetua
Patristic Attitudes Toward Women
Writers, Poets, and Pilgrims
Virgin and Witch: Women in Medieval Christianity
The Life of Virginity and Chastity
Medieval Mariology
Woman as Witch
Medieval Women in Prayer and Protest
Women in an Era of Reformation
Luther, Calvin, and the Status of Women
Catholic Women in an Era of Reform
Protestant Women Active in Reform
Protestant Women Outside the Mainstream
Women and Christianity in the American Colonies
Modified Patriarchy
Anne Hutchinson, the "American Jezebel"
The Revival Tradition
Quaker Women
Women Organizing for Mission and Reform
The Cult of True Womanhood
Organizing for Charity and Reform
Organized Feminism, Women's Rights, and the Christian Community
Women in Mission
Nineteenth-Century Preachers and Scholars
Women in the Evangelical Tradition
The Debate Over Women Preaching
The Woman's Bible
American Women in Catholicism and Sectarianism
Images of Women in American Catholicism
American Women in Religious Orders
Women and Sectarian Christianity
The Move Toward Full Participation
The Expansion of Denominational Roles
Signs of Retrenchment
Post-War Changes
A New Agenda for Women
Agents of Transformation
Women in the Ordained Ministry
The Ministry of Deaconess and Nun
Theological Education
Reforming the Liturgy
The Need for Feminist Theologies
Conclusion
Notes
Suggestions for Further Reading
Subject Index
Scripture Index