Encounters between Jesus and Women: Models of discipleship

Encounters between Jesus and Women: Models of discipleship

by Margaret Ghosn


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532619915
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 04/01/2017
Pages: 92
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)

About the Author

Margaret Ghosn is a Maronite Sister of the Holy Family, with a Master of Theology, Master of Education, Bachelor of Theology, Bachelor of Science (Hons) and Doctor of Ministry. She is an Adjunct Lecturer for the School of Theology in the Faculty of Arts at UTC, Charles Sturt University and holds an Honorary Fellowship at the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy - ACU Campus Strathfield. Margaret is currently Principal at the Maronite College of the Holy Family.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Women then and what it means now 5

Chapter 2 Mary of Nazareth - early years 8

Chapter 3 Mary of Nazareth - later years 21

Chapter 4 Elizabeth 26

Chapter 5 Prophetess Anna 30

Chapter 6 Simon's mother-in-law 32

Chapter 7 The Samaritan woman 34

Chapter 8 The Syrophoenician woman 38

Chapter 9 The women who acted as patrons 41

Chapter 10 The haemorrhaging woman 44

Chapter 11 People bringing little children to Jesus to bless them 47

Chapter 12 The request of the mother of James and John 49

Chapter 13 The crippled woman 51

Chapter 14 The widow of Nain 53

Chapter 15 A widow's offering 56

Chapter 16 The woman caught in adultery 58

Chapter 17 Martha and Mary 61

Chapter 18 Martha and Mary again 65

Chapter 19 The anointing of Jesus by a woman 68

Chapter 20 The women who stood by the cross and at the tomb 74

Chapter 21 Mary Magdalene 80

Chapter 22 The road to Emmaus 84

Chapter 23 Conclusion: the early church community 87

Bibliography 90

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