Jesus: Miriam's Child, Sophia's Prophet: Critical Issues in Feminist Christology

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Bloomsbury Academic, Nov 1, 1994 - Religion - 274 pages
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'An important contribution to feminist christological conversation."- Toronto Journal of Theology

"Essential for anyone grappling in depth with issues of biblical christology." -Anglican Theological Review

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JESUS: MIRIAM'S CHILD, SOPHIA'S PROPHET: Critical Issues in Feminist Christology

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A provocative but opaque feminist examination of the figure of Jesus that adds more heat than light to current theological debates. Fiorenza (Biblical Studies/Harvard Univ.) returns to Christian ... Read full review

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Fiorenza critically engages biblical and feminist discourses about Jesus as the child of Miriam of Nazareth—pregnant, frightened, herself barely more than a child, one of the company of women ... Read full review


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Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza is Krister Stendahl Professor of Scripture and Interpretation, Harvard Divinity School, USA.

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