All stores are open, see our trading hours
FREE SHIPPING FOR AUSTRALIAN WEB ORDERS OVER $99
WISHLISTS
All stores are open, see our trading hours

Our Principle of Sex Equality

Paperback|May 2016
Product Rating: 0

$39.99

In the 1820s women in the congregational churches in the Australian colonies were not permitted to speak in church or missionary meetings-they could only whisper the amounts of their offerings into the ears of their husbands or other men who...


In Stock
1 available

Expected to ship within 2 hours from Australia.

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You May Also Like

eBook
Christian Women in the Patristic World eBook
$32.60
$32.60
in stock
eBook
Handbook of Women Biblical Interpreters eBook
$37.19
$37.19
in stock
Julian of Norwich (A Very Brief History Series) Paperback
$14.99
$14.99
in stock
New ArrivaleBook
Women in the Mission of the Church eBook
$23.39
$23.39
in stock
eBook
The Cappadocian Mothers eBook
$28.74
$28.74
in stock
Florence Nightingale (A Very Brief History Series) Paperback
$14.99
$14.99
in stock
Mrs Luther and Her Sisters Paperback
$19.99
$19.99
in stock
eBook
Mrs Luther and Her Sisters: Women in the Reformation eBook
$13.55
$13.55
in stock

In the 1820s women in the congregational churches in the Australian colonies were not permitted to speak in church or missionary meetings-they could only whisper the amounts of their offerings into the ears of their husbands or other men who spoke for them. By the 1890s congregational women held their own missionary meetings, were elected to meetings of their denomination, and were invited to speak in these gatherings on the subject of the role of women in the missionary movement at home and abroad. By the 1920s, inspired by developments in britain and america, congregational women advocated the ordination of women to the christian ministry, and on 13 june 1927 winifred kiek, a migrant from england, was ordained in colonel light gardens congregational church, adelaide, south Australia, the first woman ordained in a dominion of the british empire. Between 1927 and 1977, when the uniting church in Australia was founded, fifteen Australian congregational women were ordained for service in local congregations, the mission field, and theological education. This is their story.
-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL

Bestsellers in History

Church History in Plain Language (4th Edition) (Nelson's Plain Language Series) Paperback
$44.99
$44.99
in stock
Josephus the Complete Works Hardback
$39.99
$39.99
in stock
The European Reformations (2nd Edition) Paperback
$51.99
$51.99
in stock
Australian Author
A Short History of Christianity Paperback
$24.99
$24.99
in stock
The Victory of Reason Paperback
The Victory of Reason
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$25.99
$25.99
in stock
Australian Author
Spirit, Word and World: Evangelical Christianity in Australia Paperback
$24.95
$24.95
in stock