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Jesus Was a Feminist: What the Gospels Reveal about His Revolutionary Perspective
Swidler, Leonard J.

Lanham, Md.: Sheed & Ward, 2007 pp. x + 277. $19.95


Description: Jesus Was a Feminist is the most up-to-date and comprehensive case for the feminist interpretation of Jesus published in recent years. The fruit of decades of research and commitment, this book will be of vital interest to Catholic and Protestant feminists and egalitarians, and to the thousands of readers who value the work of Elisabeth SchŁssler Fiorenza, Elizabeth Johnson, and Karen Torjesen.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Literature

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Review by Eve-Marie Becker
Published 12/20/2008
Citation: Eve-Marie Becker, review of Leonard J. Swidler, Jesus Was a Feminist: What the Gospels Reveal about His Revolutionary Perspective, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2008).


Review by Kathleen E. Corley
Published 12/20/2008
Citation: Kathleen E. Corley, review of Leonard J. Swidler, Jesus Was a Feminist: What the Gospels Reveal about His Revolutionary Perspective, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2008).


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