The Gospel according to woman by Karen Armstrong

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Published by Fount in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Women in Christianity.,
  • Women -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History of doctrines.,
  • Sex -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

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StatementKaren Armstrong.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 323 p. ;
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18332789M
ISBN 100006279538

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He also spoke freely with the woman taken in adultery (John –11). 6 Luke, who gives ample attention to women in his Gospel, notes that Jesus spoke publicly with the widow of Nain (Luke –13), the woman with the bleeding disorder (Luke ; cf.

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The Gospel of Thomas (also known as the Coptic Gospel of Thomas) is a non-canonical sayings was discovered near Nag Hammadi, Egypt, in December among a group of books known as the Nag Hammadi rs speculate that the works were buried in response to a letter from Bishop Athanasius declaring a strict canon of Christian : Unknown, (attributed to Thomas).

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John 4 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Talks With a Samaritan Woman. 4 Now Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that he was gaining and baptizing more disciples than John — 2 although in fact it was not Jesus who baptized, but his disciples. 3 So he left Judea and went back once more to Galilee.

4 Now he had to go through Samaria. 5 So he came to a town in. Get this from a library. The Gospel according to woman: Christianity's creation of the sex war in the West. [Karen Armstrong]. The Gospel of Philip is one of the Gnostic Gospels, a text of New Testament apocrypha, dated to around the 3rd century but lost in medieval times until an Egyptian man rediscovered it by accident, buried in a cave near Nag Hammadi, in The text is not related to the canonical gospels and is not accepted as canonical by the Christian gh it may seem similar to the Gospel.

The Gospel of Peter (Greek: κατά Πέτρον ευαγγέλιον, kata Petron euangelion), or Gospel according to Peter, is an ancient text concerning Jesus Christ, only partially known is considered a non-canonical gospel and was rejected as apocryphal by the Catholic Church's synods of Carthage and Rome, which established the New Testament canon.

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From the time she tur she attended an American boarding. The Gospel of Judas is a Gnostic content consists of conversations between Jesus and Judas that it includes late 2nd century theology, it is thought to have been composed in the 2nd century by Gnostic Christians, rather than the historic Judas himself.

The only copy of it known to exist is a Coptic language text that has been carbon dated to AD. A summary of The Gospel According to John (John) in 's Bible: The New Testament. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Bible: The New Testament and what it means.

Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Gospel According to Matthew, first of the four New Testament Gospels (narratives recounting the life and death of Jesus Christ) and, with The Gospels According to Mark and Luke, one of the three so-called Synoptic Gospels (i.e., those presenting a common view).

It has traditionally been attributed to St. Matthew the Evangelist, one of the 12 Apostles. Again in the Gospel's last chapter, it states that the very book itself is based on the written testimony of the disciple whom Jesus loved. The other Gospels do not mention anyone in parallel circumstances who could be directly linked to the Beloved Disciple.

For example, in LukePeter runs to the tomb. Matthew, Mark, and Luke do not. 8 1 but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. (2 At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them.

3 The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman caught in adulteryThey made her stand before the group 4 and said to Jesus, “Teacher, this woman was caught in the act of adultery. 5 In the. The Gospel of Mary. In this gnostic gospel, Mary Magdalene appears as a disciple, singled out by Jesus for special teachings.

In this excerpt, the other disciples are discouraged and grieving. In this topic we briefly survey the Book of Acts and observe the ministries of women. Acts All of these with one accord devoted themselves to prayer, together with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.

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