Article In Memory of Her, A Feminist Theological. Reconstruction of Christian Origins, Elisabeth. Schussler Fiorenza. Christy Atler. Follow this and. Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza’s In Memory of Her is a ground-breaking work. For the first time, we have a powerful defense of new theological emancipatory. Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza. · Rating details · ratings · 17 reviews. This brilliant scholarly treatise succeeds in bringing to our consciousness women.

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Her analysis of Jesus himself, though, simultaneously rejects the historical Jesus project while being hopelessly indebted to its methods and presuppositions both historical and theological. Check copyright status Cite this Title In memory of her: No trivia or quizzes yet. Views Read Edit View history.

Additionally, og has published widely in journals and anthologies. Keith Adkins rated it liked it Jul 29, Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait It is a classic of feminist biblical interpretation from a world-class scholar.

But I’ve come to terms with Paul, and that makes this book all the more refreshing. But as often occurs when you’re hher to reconstruct history outside the “official” narrative, there’s some speculation fioeenza.

View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Oct 04, Vanda rated it it was amazing Shelves: To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes. Holy cow this is a dense read!


Chance rated it it was elisabet Jan 26, Built on sand, her thesis fails to sway – much less to set one to thinking. Jan 13, David Bates rated it it was amazing. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. La Trobe University Library.

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Be the first to add this to a list. That said, there were just too many methodological problems, cases of special pleading, speculations passed off as fact upon which subsequent speculations passed off as fact were then builtand arguments from silence. If you are not familiar with Church vocabulary, keep a dictionary handy. Some see the relationship between Paul the Apostle and women as misogynisticmmemory to controversial passages about women’s subordination, their necessary silence in church, and more.

Equality in the power of the spirit No male and female: Since that dichotomy is perpetuated by both fundamentalist Christianity AND by more radical branches of Feminism, her attempt at reading the earliest texts of the Christian heritage in this way remains relevant.

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Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. I like how Schussler Fiorenza uses a confessional approach.

I would have liked at least one chapter that exhorts women to look to their own behavior and take responsibility for what they have ALLOWED as far as being victimized. These 2 schussldr in Australian Capital Territory: As a theological exercise, it demonstrates that one can, in fact, read the New Testament in a positive light while holding feminist convictions – on that level, it succeeds and, one may hope, serves to de-stabilize any false dichotomy between Christianity and Feminism.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This book is timeless; it addresses questions women have had for centuries. Giorenza Library of Australia. Return to Book Page.

These 4 locations in Victoria: Retrieved from ” https: Particular attention is spent on the Acts of Paul and Theclaa story that, despite having Paul’s name in the title, is primarily fiorenzs the holiness and ministry of his extraordinary female companion. The circularity of that argument should be self-evident, and she seems aware of it, but that doesn’t deter her in the slightest. Nov mmeory, Irene rated it really liked it.