The Storyteller's Companion to the Bible: New Testament Women

The Storyteller's Companion to the Bible: New Testament Women

by Dennis E. Smith, Michael E. Williams, Elaine Mary Wainwright
     
 
Discourses on women's pivotal roles in the New Testament stories of the ministry of Jesus and the rise of the early church, including several unnamed women. New Testament women discussed in this volume include: Elizabeth, Mary of Nazareth, Anna the Prophet, Peter's mother-in-law, Herodias and Salome, Justa the Canaanite woman, the Poor Widow, Mary Magdalene, the

Overview

Discourses on women's pivotal roles in the New Testament stories of the ministry of Jesus and the rise of the early church, including several unnamed women. New Testament women discussed in this volume include: Elizabeth, Mary of Nazareth, Anna the Prophet, Peter's mother-in-law, Herodias and Salome, Justa the Canaanite woman, the Poor Widow, Mary Magdalene, the women at the Cross and the Tomb, women whose encounter with Jesus was brief but life-changing, Mary and Martha of Bethany, the Samaritan woman, Sapphira, Tabitha, Rhoda, Lydia, Priscilla, Phoebe, Chloe, and the Corinthian women prophets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780687082728
Publisher:
Abingdon Press
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Series:
Storyteller's Companion to the Bible Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Williams is a husband, father, storyteller, writer, and senior pastor of First United Methodist Church in Hendersonville, TN. He also serves as general editor (with Dennis Smith) of The Storyteller's Companion to the Bible series (Abingdon).

Dennis E. Smith is Professor of New Testament at Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and author of From Symposium to Eucharist: The Banquet in the New Testament World, and other books and articles.

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