100 Christian Women Who Changed the Twentieth Century

100 Christian Women Who Changed the Twentieth Century

by Helen Kooiman Hosier

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100 Christian Women Who Changed the Twentieth Century by Helen Kooiman Hosier

From Elizabeth Dole to Mary Kay, from Fanny Crosby to Annie Dillard, here is a century of women who made a difference. Great family reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780800757281
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/01/2000
Pages: 382
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Helen Kooiman Hosier is the author or coauthor of more than fifty books, including more than a dozen biographies. She has written for numerous periodicals, including The Saturday Evening Post, Christian Retailing, and Bookstore Journal.

Table of Contents

Preface and Dedication9
Introduction13
Speaking, Writing
Emilie Barnes (1938-)17
Jill Briscoe (1935-)21
Evelyn Christenson (1922-)23
Colleen Townsend Evans (1928-)27
Joyce Landorf Heatherley (1932-)29
Grace Livingston Hill (1865-1947)33
Barbara Johnson (unavailable)36
Florence Littauer (1928-)42
Catherine Marshall (1914-1983)49
Marabel Morgan (unavailable)55
Janette Oke (1935-)58
Margaret Powers (1939-)61
Helen Steiner Rice (1900-1981)67
Corrie ten Boom (1892-1983)72
Bible Study Ministry, Education
Elizabeth Achtemeier (1926-)78
Kay Arthur (1933-)80
Ruth Greene Beechick (1925-)83
Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955)85
Vida Chenoweth (unavailable)86
A. Wetherell Johnson (1907-1984)89
Helen Kim (1899-1968)95
Marilyn Kunz (1927-1999) and Catherine (Kay) Schell (1926-)96
Anne Graham Lotz (1948-)100
Arts, Entertainment, Music, Radio, Television
Marian Anderson (1902-1993)105
Anita Bryant (1940-)107
Fanny Crosby (Frances Mary Van Alstyne) (1820-1915)112
Mary Dorr (1918-)114
Annie Johnson Flint (1866-1932)118
Gloria Gaither (1942-)121
Jeannette Clift George (unavailable)124
Kathie Lee Gifford (1953-)128
Mahalia Jackson (1911-1972)133
Lelia Naylor Morris (1862-1929)134
Twila Paris (1960-)135
Janet Parshall (1950-)138
Dale Evans Rogers (1912-)141
Ethel Waters (1896-1977)148
Mary Whelchel (1940-)151
Heather Whitestone (1973-)152
Literature, Publishing
Dale Hanson Bourke (1953-)156
Annie Dillard (1945-)158
Carol Johnson (1941-)160
Madeleine L'Engle (1918-)164
Henrietta Mears (1890-1963)166
Flannery O'Connor (1925-1964)173
Ruth Stafford Peale (1906-)175
Eugenia Price (1916-1996)178
Agnes Mary Sanford (1897-1982)183
Dorothy Leigh Sayers (1893-1957)184
Cory SerVaas (unavailable)186
Sally Stuart (1940-)190
Evelyn Underhill (1875-1941)193
Marj Saint Van Der Puy (1923-)194
Business, Politics, Social Change
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)198
Mary Kay Ash (unavailable)200
Evangeline Cory Booth (1865-1950)204
Mary C. Crowley (1915-1986)207
Elizabeth Hanford Dole (1936-)212
Beverly LaHaye (1930-)219
Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1922)223
Lucy Jane Rider Meyer (1849-1922)225
Carry Nation (1846-1911)225
Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)229
Rosa Parks (1913-)234
Joni Eareckson Tada (1949-)238
Queen Wilhelmina (1880-1962)241
Missions
Gladys Aylward (1902-1970)243
Mildred Cable (1877-1952)244
Amy Carmichael (1867-1951)246
Lillian Dickson (1901-1983)252
Charlotte (Lottie) Moon (1840-1912)255
Pandita Ramabai (1858-1922)257
Helen Roseveare (1925-)261
Ida Scudder (1870-1959)262
Mary Slessor (1848-1915)267
Betty Stam (1906-1934)271
Carol Terry Talbot (1913-)276
Mother Teresa (Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu) (1910-1997)284
Lilias Trotter (1853-1928)289
Christian Ministry, Evangelism, Theology
Annie Walker Armstrong (1850-1938)292
Helen Duff Baugh (1903-1996)293
Vonette Bright (1926-)298
Mary Clark (1905-)304
Shirley Dobson (unavailable)307
Elizabeth (Betty) Greene (1920-1997)311
Catherine Clark Kroeger (1925-)314
Kathryn Kuhlman (1907-1976)317
Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944)322
Helen Barrett Montgomery (1861-1934)323
Lucy Waterbury Peabody (1861-1949)326
Joy Ridderhof (1903-1984)328
Edith Schaeffer (1914-)331
Marianna Slocum (1917-)334
Hannah Whitall Smith (1832-1911)341
Marriage, Motherhood
Mary Lee Bright (1890-1983)343
Morrow Coffey Graham (1892-1981)345
Ruth Bell Graham (1920-)350
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (1890-1995)357
Evelyn LeTourneau (1900-1987)361
Mrs. Charles Jones (Ni Kwei-tseng) Soong (1869-1931)366
Notes369
Index378

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