Issue 17: Women in the Early Church (Full-color reprint)

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Christianity would not have survived its first century without the extraordinary efforts of women in nearly every ministerial role. As prominent leaders, scholars, financial benefactors and social servants, women carried a substantial load of ecclesiastical burden. This issue of Christian History introduces you to a number of these influential women and offers you a glimpse at the enormous contributions they have made to the ancient and contemporary Christian church.

  • Recovering a neglected history
  • Controversy over female leadership
  • Women and heresy
  • The Apostle Paul on women in the church
  • Jesus and women

Other full-color facsimiles now available include issue 3 John Wycliffe, issue 12 John Calvin, issue 16 William Tyndale, issue 28 100 Important Events, issue 29 Charles H. Spurgeon, issue 32 Dietrich Bonhoeffer, issue 33 Christianity and the Civil War, issue 48 Thomas Cranmer and the English Reformation, issue 50 The American Revolution, and issue 69 The Wesleys.

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