Born of A Woman

Born of A Woman

A Bishop Rethinks the Birth of Jesus

eBook - 2004
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Baker & Taylor
An Episcopal bishop traces the development of the Marian tradition from the Gospels, through the early church, to modern attitudes toward women, and concludes that the tradition is sexist and that Mary was not a virgin. 40,000 first printing. $40,000 ad/promo.

John Shelby Spong, bestselling author and Episcopal bishop of Newark, NJ, challenges the doctrine of the virgin birth, tracing its development in the early Christian church and revealing its legacy in our contemporary attitudes toward women and female sexuality.

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Presenting a carefully researched examination of the Immaculate Conception and the birth of Christ, the author of Living in Sin? challenges male-dominated interpretations of the Virgin Birth. Reprint.

Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : PerfectBound, 2004
ISBN: 0060754125 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK 232.921 SPO
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc


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