When Women Were Priests   -     By: Karen Jo Torjesen
Buy Item $13.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 10% ($1.50) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

When Women Were Priests

HarperOne / 1995 / Paperback

$13.49 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $14.99
|
Save 10% ($1.50)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW86618

Current Promotions
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

(PUBHarperCollins)"Using a wealth of primary historical documents, Torjesen demonstrates that women became priests or presbyters, deacons or ministers, apostles, prophets, teachers and even bishops in the early church and were eventually suppressed. "Essential reading,"---Theology Today. 278 pages, softcover.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: HarperOne
Publication Date: 1995
ISBN: 0060686618
ISBN-13: 9780060686611
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Related Products

  1. Women Deacons in the Early Church: Historical Texts And Contemporary Debates
    Women Deacons in the Early Church: Historical Texts And Contemporary Debates
    John Wijngaards
    Herder & Herder / Trade Paperback
    $18.69 Retail: $24.95 Save 25% ($6.26)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW4523938
  2. Women in the Early Church
    Women in the Early Church
    Elizabeth A. Clark
    Michael Glazier Books / 1983 / Trade Paperback
    $17.99 Retail: $24.95 Save 28% ($6.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW4653324
  3. Deaconesses: An Historical Study
    Deaconesses: An Historical Study
    Aime Martimort
    Ignatius Press / 1986 / Trade Paperback
    $16.49 Retail: $19.95 Save 17% ($3.46)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW01147
  4. Finding Time for Serenity: Every Woman's Book of Days
    Finding Time for Serenity: Every Woman's Book of Days
    Barbara Cawthorne Crafton
    Church Publishing Inc. / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $30.00
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW22121X

Publisher's Description

This landmark book reveals not only that women were priests, bishops, and prophets in early Christianity, but also how and why they were then suppressed.

Author Bio

Karen Jo Torjesen, Ph.D., is the Margo L. Goldsmith Chair of Women's Studies and Religion at Claremont Graduate School in California, and an associate of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity. She is widely regarded as a leading authority on women in ancient Christianity.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(1)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Value:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
0%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. James Jerpseth
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    September 23, 2008
    James Jerpseth
    A stunning and captivating look at the early Church and the role of women. She uses historical fact and Roman social culture to show how the equality of women was eroded over time by the Roman influence upon the Church. For anyone wishing to restore Jesus' proclamation of the Women as Disciples (Mary, sister of Martha & Lazarus) and Evangelists (Samaritan Woman at the Well), this is an execllant resource.Not to be read by the stubborn heart as it will challenge suppostions and assumptions -- but Highly recommended for those wishing to see Jesus' Kingdom of God come near.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Building A Ministry of Spiritual Mentoring
    Building A Ministry of Spiritual Mentoring
    Jim Grassi
    Thomas Nelson / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 29% ($5.00)
    3 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW677931
  2. Teddy's Button--CDs
    Teddy's Button--CDs
    Amy LeFeuvre
    Lamplighter Publishing / 2011 / Compact disc
    $24.99 Retail: $30.00 Save 17% ($5.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW530282
  3. Finding Normal
    Finding Normal
    Pure Flix Entertainment, LLC / 2014 / DVD
    $11.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 23% ($3.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW003424
    Video
  4. Lamplighter Theatre: Jessica's Journey Audio CDs
    Lamplighter Theatre: Jessica's Journey Audio CDs
    Hesba Stratton
    Tyndale House / 2013 / Compact disc
    $24.99 Retail: $30.00 Save 17% ($5.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW435100

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search