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A Feminist Companion to Reading the Bible

Approaches, Methods and Strategies

by A. Brenner

  • 263 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Feminism,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • General,
  • Religion / General,
  • Religious,
  • Bible,
  • Feminist criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages650
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8758422M
    ISBN 101579583504
    ISBN 109781579583507

    What I think is important to note is that those who have rejected Scripture have done so after reading it and studying it thoroughly. It is good news for women that it was a woman who first received the good news. Again, this is a very important piece in terms of demarcating the variety of approaches within feminist biblical studies. Place-names feature heavily: her neck is like the Tower of David, her smell like the scent of Lebanon.

    The second and third chapters probe more closely the theoretical and political dimensions of biblical feminism. Feminism impacts dating relationships on campus. Eventually, she admits her lover is in his garden, safe from harm, and committed to her as she is to him. We have been drawn out of the waters of the Red Sea as a people and have been cleansed by these same waters. Internationale Forschungen in Feministischer Theologie und Religion 1. A Feminist Literalist Allegory — Love Story in the Wilderness A feminist literalist allegorical reading, however, focuses on an actual, palpable love story unfolding between lovers who have already met and spoken and are in the thrilling heyday of their shared relationship.

    Religious feminists uncovered the "Church Women Blahs. For the reincarnation of Christ to have been first shared with a woman and for that woman to spread the good news contradicts some of the Bible verses that argue that women should remain silent and play no role in religion. Judges - And Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidoth, she judged Israel at that time. They just demanded wholesale change.


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A Feminist Companion to Reading the Bible by A. Brenner Download PDF Ebook

It was then, in the s, that feminist scholars with formal academic credentials in the fields of biblical, theological, and religious studies grounded their scholarship in the demands, challenges, and insights of the second feminist movement.

What are the implications of this midrash and this reading of Song of Songs? For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website. Judges - And Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidoth, she judged Israel at that time. Complementarians believe that God has ordained a hierarchy of authority in the church and within the family that reflects the hierarchy of authority within the Trinity.

The Shechina indwelling Divine presence was identified with the feminine sephira Malchutthe vessel of Kingship. Using a close re-reading influenced by feminist assumptions, I showed that this approach could yield different interpretations of the text.

A Feminist Companion to the Book of Judges

The latter three chapters address theoretical concerns in the study of biblical depictions of women, and evaluate feminist analyses of discrete Hebrew Bible texts or themes. What makes women different from men equals weakness. Naomi's perseverance, Ruth's faithfulness, as well as the deity's providence are examples of this view.

When it comes to dating, for a number of feminists, lesbianism is considered the A Feminist Companion to Reading the Bible book appropriate option.

Important conceptual proposals come from Fuchs and Milneand Jost offers a survey of German feminist works in biblical studies. Yet there is little scriptural evidence to support this claim. Rahab who appears in Joshua 6 was a prostitute who helped two Israelite spies sneak into and escape Jericho in order to take the land.

If men are brutes and idiots, why would anyone want to have an intimate relationship with one? Scholz, Susanne.

Those who hold it to be a single poem point out that it has no internal signs of composite origins, and view the repetitions and similarities among its parts as evidence of unity. Jost, Renate. This process led to an examination of the purpose and A Feminist Companion to Reading the Bible book of the text.

She shows readers that a woman could make it without a husband even in old age and also impact her community while challenging patriarchal expectations in public spaces. For her work, she was spared from the fate of the rest of the nation along with her family.

The Problematic Legacy of Feminism Feminists started from a reasonable point in recognizing a most unhappy aspect of life in a fallen world: women tend to be dishonored, disrespected, and devalued by many men. Searching the Scriptures.

She points out that Jesus never addresses or refers to the woman as such. I scribbled the phrase on the backs of two toilet doors, would you believe, one at Sydney University where I was a student, and the other at Soren's Wine Bar at Woolloomooloo, a seedy suburb in south Sydney.

The second and third chapters probe more closely the theoretical and political dimensions of biblical feminism. Translated by Martin Rumscheidt and Barbara Rumscheidt.Milne, Pamela J. “Toward Feminist Companionship: The Future of Feminist Biblical Studies and Feminism.” In A Feminist Companion to Reading the Bible this book includes the work of feminist scholars from around the world and combines both a hermeneutic of suspicion and a hermeneutic of revision.

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When asked about what he saw as the possible outcome of feminist study and interpretation of the Bible, the theologian David Tracy replied, "The next intellectual revolution." (UsNews Online 8/10/98) The role of women in the Bible is undoubtedly an important one, but whether they are painted as heroines or as deceivers depends on the source.Oct 01,  · A Feminist Pdf to Reading the Bible: Approaches, Methods and Strategies forms a conclusion to the series of 10 volumes published in the groundbreaking Feminist Companion to the Bible since Not only is this the companion to the Companion.

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