Women in the Early Church

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Liturgical Press, 1990 - 260 pages

Elizabeth Clark, a patristic scholar and founder of the Department of Religion at Mary Washington College, has drawn upon her depth of scholarship and linguistic ability to make available to an educated but nonspecialized readership an intriguing mosaic of opinions." - America

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ABBREVIATIONS
10
PARADISE LOST
27
WOMEN ENDANGERED
77
PARADISE REGAINED
115
Virginity
144
WOMEN IN
156
WOMEN AS MODELS
204
Suggestions for Further Reading
259
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Page 28 - FORASMUCH as each man is a part of the human race, and human nature is something social, and hath for a great and natural good, the power also of friendship; on this account God willed to create all men out of one, in order that they might be held in their society not only by likeness of kind, but also by bond of kindred. Therefore the first natural bond of human society is man and wife.

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