Sharing Her Word: Feminist Biblical Interpretation in Context

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How can recent advances in biblical studies empower feminist struggles and inspire all Christians to articulate a vision that promotes human dignity, justice, inclusivity and well-being for all? In this book, Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza develops her insights into the study of the Bible. She reclaims the work of nineteenth and early twentieth-century feminist biblical interpreters. And she analyses several intriguing biblical passages to show how the Bible can contribute to the spiritual struggle for a more just world.Praise for Sharing Her Word: A fresh yet seasoned stock taking of feminist Biblical hermeneutics by one of the leading figures in this field. - Old Testament Essays, 2000