Searching the Scriptures, vol. 2

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Searching the Scriptures, vol. 2

A Feminist Commentary

The second in the precedent-setting two volume series, this work convokes the dynamic voices of 40 women scholars, called together by the illustrious Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, to reimagine and reinterpret the bible in a vigorous, feminist interpretation of individual scriptural texts.

Reviews and endorsements

"In Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, feminist biblical scholars now have a dynamic and erudite leader. Highly recommended."
Library Journal

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"A major scholarly work."
Daughters of Sarah

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"An invaluable reference text."
Louvain Studies

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"Deserves wide readership."
Choice

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"Pastors and laypeople without access to specialized theological libraries can, with these two volumes, have a superb overview and resource for feminist biblical studies."
Anglican Theological Review

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"A landmark in feminist scholarship, a benchmark for scripture studies, and an achievement in collaboration and quality, these marvelous books set a new direction in feminist scripture study."
WATERwheel (Women’s Alliance for Theology, Ethics and Ritual)


9780824517021
Paperback / 416 pages
Dimensions: 5.75 x 8.88
CROSSROAD, 1997