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By Elizabeth A. McCabe

quantity 2 of ladies within the Biblical global: A Survey of outdated and New testomony views encompasses the most recent learn in feminist biblical scholarship. New angles of interpretation and clean views concerning frequently ignored biblical ladies can be received from the pages of this quantity. This quantity specializes in such ladies as Tamar, Deborah, Manoah's spouse, Queen Vashti, and Job's spouse. consciousness is usually given to socio-historical backgrounds lurking in the back of the biblical textual content (such as girls in Greco-Roman schooling and syncretism in Ephesus), demonstrating how those backgrounds at once stimulated the writings approximately ladies. a few emphasis on modern program is additionally under pressure relating to complex passages, equivalent to 1 Corinthians 11:2-16. This multi-faceted method of girls within the Bible will end up to be invigorating, fresh, and enlightening for all to read.

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