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|Named Person:||Rachel Held Evans|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Rachel Held Evans
|Description:||xxvi, 321 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||October: gentleness, girl gone mild --
November: domesticity, Martha, Martha --
December: obedience, my husband, my master --
January: valor, will the real Proverbs 31 woman please stand up? --
February: beauty, my breasts are like towers --
March: modesty, hula-hooping with the Amish --
April: purity, the worst time of the month to go camping --
May: fertility, quivers full of arrows and sippy cups --
June: submission, a disposition to yield --
July: justice, eat more guinea pig --
August: silence, I am woman, hear me no more --
September: grace, days of awe.
|Responsibility:||Rachel Held Evans.|
The author spends a year exploring traditional Biblical roles for women, including such activities as interviewing a polygamist's wife, visiting an Amish school, abstaining from gossip, and corresponding with an Orthodox Jewish woman.
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- Women -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
- Women -- Biblical teaching.
- Christian women -- Religious life.
- Sex role -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
- Sex role -- Biblical teaching.
- Evans, Rachel Held, -- 1981-