Tcq: Women Leaders and the Church
- Publisher This refreshingly balanced treatment compares women's roles in contemporary society and church to women's roles in ancient societies and the early church.
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About "Tcq: Women Leaders and the Church"
Linda Belleville describes the place of women in Greek, Roman and Jewish societies and explores how women's roles in the early church were similar or different. As she addresses this perennially controversial topic, her Bible scholarship is careful and logical, her thinking precise, and her writing clear. She presents a convincing case for the full and equal partnership of women in ministry. 224 pages, from Baker
This refreshingly balanced treatment compares women's roles in contemporary society and church to women's roles in ancient societies and the early church.
Meet the Author
Linda L Belleville
Dr. Linda Belleville, (Ph.D., St. Michael's College, University of Toronto) is Professor of New Testament at Bethel College, Indiana. After graduating she served on staff with Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship and taught piano at the Cleveland Music Settlement and Chicago's Jack Benny Center of the Performing Arts. Prior to coming to Bethel College, she taught religion and theology at Calvin College and biblical studies at North Park College and Theological Seminary.
Professor Belleville is a translator for Tyndale House's The New Living Translation, and she is the author of Reflections of Glory: Paul's Polemical Use of the Moses-Doxa Tradition in 2 Corinthians 3.1-18 (JSNTS 52, Sheffield Academic Press); Women Leaders & the Church: 3 Crucial Questions (Baker); 2 Corinthians (The IVP New Testament Commentary Series); 1 Timothy (Cornerstone Commentary series), and Philippians (New Covenant Commentary).
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