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Hebrew Bible by Gale A. Yee
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it was amazing
bookshelves: religion

Highly recommend this to read alongside any Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament) that you may be studying. All the contributors to this book (female theologians) bring a new aspect of how to view women in the Bible and the role that they played. Considering the Bible was written by men at a certain period of historical time, women are not portrayed in a very positive manner for the most part and are certainly consider "property" throughout the Hebrew Bible. These perspectives give much to pause and think about and provide a more balanced view, especially if read alongside other commentaries written by (white) men. Note: This was part of the reading for studying the Hebrew Scriptures for Education for Ministry (EfM).

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Reading Progress

October 11, 2020 – Started Reading
February 11, 2021 – Shelved
February 11, 2021 –
page 99
April 30, 2021 – Shelved as: religion
May 26, 2021 –
page 194
May 26, 2021 – Finished Reading

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