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Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books and New Testament

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Since the 1960s many biblical scholars have studied the Bible with a focus on gender. Yet such research is only slowly reaching a wide audience beyond the academy. Seven years in the making, centuries overdue, Women in Scripture is the groundbreaking work that will finally open this field to readers of all backgrounds -- Jews, Christians, and everyone fascinated by a body ...more
Hardcover, 608 pages
Published March 30th 2000 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (first published 2000)
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Wilhelmina Jenkins
A superb reference book on women in the bible. Entries are written by scholars and are solidly researched. A good surprise for me - I used it in my church's bible study class.
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