Jesus Feminist: An Invitation to Revisit the Bible's View of Women

bySarah BesseyForeword byRachel Held Evans

November 5, 2013|
Jesus Feminist: An Invitation to Revisit the Bible's View of Women by Sarah Bessey
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Written with poetic rhythm, a prophetic voice, and a deeply biblical foundation, this loving yet fearless book urges today’s church to move beyond man-made restrictions and fully welcome women’s diverse voices and experiences.

A freedom song for the church.

Sarah Bessey didn’t ask for Jesus to come in and mess up all her ideas about a woman’s place in the world and in the church. But patriarchy, she came to learn, was not God’s dream for humanity.

Bessey engages critically with Scripture in this gentle and provocative love letter to the Church. Written with poetic rhythm, a prophetic voice, and a deeply biblical foundation, this loving yet fearless book urges today’s church to move beyond man-made restrictions and fully welcome women’s diverse voices and experiences.

It’s at once a call to find freedom in the fullness, hope, glory, and work of Christ, and a very personal and moving story of how Jesus made a feminist out of her.
Rachel Held Evans was born Rachel Grace Held in Alabama on June 8, 1981. She received a bachelor's degree in English from Bryan College in 2003. She started working for The Herald-News in 2004. In 2007, she won an award from the Tennessee Press Association for the best personal humor column. An Episcopalian, she left the evangelical ch...
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Title:Jesus Feminist: An Invitation to Revisit the Bible's View of WomenFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 8.38 X 5.5 X 0.6 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 8.38 X 5.5 X 0.6 inPublished:November 5, 2013Publisher:Howard BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1476717257

ISBN - 13:9781476717258

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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