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September 17, 2018

Affirming the Sanctity of Marriage: Justin Martyr, The Woman and Three Executed Christian Men

For one of my classes, I came across a quote by Justin Martyr. The quote was intriguing, so I did a bit of research to figure out who he was and what else he wrote. I learned that he was…
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March 13, 2018

“Biblical Womanhood”: What is a woman?

****This post first appeared at Bible.org and is used with permission by the author, Sandra Grafe Glahn. She is a professor at Dallas Theological Seminary and has authored several books. Her most recent is, Vindicating the Vixens: Revisiting Sexualized, Vilified,…
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February 23, 2018

Ain’t I Woman

As February is Black History Month, the following is the 1851 speech by Sojourner Truth, former slave and civil rights activist (1797-1883): Well, children, where there is so much racket there must be something out of kilter. I think that…
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