Women in Christianity
The roles of women in Christianity can vary considerably today as they have varied historically since the first century New Testament church. This is especially true in marriage and in formal ministry...
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The Woman's Bible
The Woman's Bible is a two-part non-fiction book, written by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and a committee of 26 women, published in 1895 and 1898 to challenge the traditional position of religious orthodoxy...
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Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood
Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood: A Response to Evangelical Feminism (or RBMW) is a collection of articles on gender roles, written from a biblical perspective, and edited by John Piper and W...
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William J. Webb
William J. Webb is a theologian, ordained Baptist minister and former professor of New Testament at Heritage Seminary, Ontario. He is currently adjunct professor at Tyndale Seminary in Toronto. He is ...
Æthelwynn
Æthelwynn (often spelled Ethylwynn, Ethylwyn, or Ethelwynn) was a tenth century noblewoman known for her embroidery work and encounter with Saint Dunstan.According to Saint Dunstan's biographer, Æthe...
Catholic Church and women
In the history of the Catholic Church, laywomen and women in religious institutes have played a variety of roles and the church has affected societal attitudes to women throughout the world in signifi...
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Aristotle's views on women
Aristotle's views on women influenced later Western thinkers, who quoted him as an authority until the end of the Middle Ages, and are thus an important topic in women's history. He saw women as subje...
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Christians for Biblical Equality
Christians for Biblical Equality (CBE) is a non-profit organization of churches and individual members who believe that the Bible, properly interpreted, teaches the fundamental equality of believers o...
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Woman's Christian Temperance Union
The Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) was the first mass organization among women devoted to social reform with a program that "linked the religious and the secular through concerted and far-r...
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Ordination of LGBT Christian clergy
The ordination of lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender clergy who are open about their sexuality (or gender identity if transgender), are sexually active if lesbian, gay, or bisexual, or are in c...
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Christian feminism
Christian feminism is an aspect of feminist theology which seeks to advance and understand the equality of men and women morally, socially, spiritually, and in leadership from a Christian perspective....
Let Me Be a Woman
Let Me Be a Woman: Notes to my Daughter on the Meaning of Womanhood is a 1976 book by Elisabeth Elliot that was published by Tyndale House in Wheaton, Illinois, United States. The book is 185 pages lo...
Christian headcovering
Christian headcovering is the veiling of the head by women in a variety of Christian traditions. Some cover only in public worship, while others believe they should cover their heads all the time. The...
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Young Women (organization)
The Young Women (often referred to as Young Women's or Young Woman's) is a youth organization and an official auxiliary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). The purpose of ...
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List of women in the Bible
The following is a list of women found in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles. The list appears in alphabetical order.
Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood
The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (CBMW) is an evangelical Christian organization promoting a complementarian rather than egalitarian, feminist or patriarchal view of gender issues. CBMW's...
Ecumenical Catholic Communion
The Ecumenical Catholic Communion (ECC) is an Independent Catholic Church. Its members understand themselves as following the Catholic tradition without being in communion with the Bishop of Rome. The...
Paul of Tarsus and women
The relationship between Paul the Apostle and women is an important element in the theological debate about Christianity and women because Paul was the first writer to give ecclesiastical directives a...
Women in the patristic age
The status of women in the patristic age, as defined by the Church Fathers, is a contentious issue within Christianity because the patristic writers clearly sought to restrict the influence of women i...
Anastasia the Patrician
Saint Anastasia the Patrician (Anastasia Patricia) was the wife of a consul and a lady-in-waiting to the Byzantine empress Theodora. Justinian I, Theodora's husband, pursued her, arousing Theodora's j...
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YWCA USA
YWCA USA is a non-profit organization founded in 1858. The umbrella organization for the national associations is the World YWCA, based in Geneva, Switzerland. The services provided at YWCA locations ...
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Jesus' interactions with women
Jesus' interactions with women are an important element in the theological debate about Christianity and women. Women are prominent in the story of Jesus. He was born of a woman, had numerous interact...
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Synod of Ancyra
The Synod of Ancyra was an ecclesiastical council, or synod, convened in Ancyra (modern-day Ankara, the capital of Turkey), the seat of the Roman administration for the province of Galatia, in 314. T...
Mulieris Dignitatem
Mulieris Dignitatem is a 1988 apostolic letter by John Paul II on the dignity of women. The letter advocates what is called Christian complementarianism, a view on the complementary roles of men and w...