Helpmates, harlots, and heroes: women’s stories in the Hebrew Bible. User Review – Not Available – Book Verdict. Bellis (divinity, Howard Univ.) massages every. This best-selling book, now revised and updated, shares the work of many feminist biblical scholars who have examined women’s stories for several years. “Helpmates, Harlots, Heroes: Women’s Stories in the Hebrew Bible” by Alice Ogden Bellis introduces readers to every woman in the Hebrew Scriptures.
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An eye-opening, feminist review of women’s stories in the Hebrew Bible.
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Bellis gives us the factual story. Cat rated it liked it Aug 30, This best-selling book, now revised and updated, shares the work of many feminist biblical scholars who have examined women’s stories for several years.
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Betrayal and Blame in Paradise. Megan rated heroee liked it Dec 12, Audrey rated it liked it Jul 15, What is missing is comprehensive readings of any of them Monday, December 31, Perhaps it is only the male commentators who, down through the ages, have hflpmates into our bones interpretations that show women in the Bible chiefly as helpmates very much the second sexas harlots, often as victims and sometimes, though very rarely, as heroes.
Please enter your name here. Rebecca rated it really liked it Jun 23, Rachel rated it it was amazing Apr 03, It’s not only that they are depicted poorly but it’s also usual that their point of view is simply ignored.
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Un taglio nettamente femminista. But it will give you a new understanding of the life and times of women of that era. Each section is followed by a series of questions suitable for group discussion, and by an excellent bibliography. Skip to content Skip to search.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Bellis is a master of the tools of biblical interpretation, with Herooes for telling us about the problem.
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Una bella presentazione delle donne della Bibbia. Pauline Rose rated it it was amazing Apr 27, Bellis defines for us in her introductory chapter the modern methods of interpretation Biblical scholars use in looking at the heres She doesn’t claim that all the stories can be “redeemed,” i.
Please contact the website administrator with questions. Bellis hrlots short explanations of various Feminist readings of each character. Home All editions This editionEnglish, Book edition: To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.