Women in the Bible Library
Download the entire Women in the Bible issue and the set of five Study Guides. Or, download individual pieces by clicking the titles below.
"Redeeming Women in the Grand Narrative of Scripture," by Junia Pokrifka
"Who is Mary Magdalene?" by Mary Ann Beavis
"Women's Roles in the Letters to Timothy and Titus," by Mona Tokarek LaFosse
"Deborah's Daughters," by Joy A. Schroeder
"Women with Icons," by Jocelyn Mathewes
"The First Witness," by Heidi J. Hornik, on Bronzino's Christ Appears to Mary Magdalen (Noli me tangere)
"Rebekah's Scheme," by Heidi J. Hornik, on Ghiberti's Story of Jacob and Esau
"Judith's Co-conspirator," by Heidi J. Hornik, on Artemisia Gentileschi's Judith Beheading Holofernes
Hymns and Worship Service
"Pilgrims on This Earthly Journey," by Jeanie Miley and arranged by Kurt Kaiser
"Can You Hear It?" by Jeanie Miley and arranged by Kurt Kaiser
"Holy, Holy, God of Power," by Jeanie Miley and arranged by Kurt Kaiser
Worship Service by Jeanie Miley
"Ripples of Freedom," by Katherine Callahan-Howell
"Preaching about Women in (and on) the Bible," by F. Scott Spencer
"Other Voices," Quotations on Women in the Bible
"Feminist Scholarship on Women in the Bible," by Sheila Klopfer
Carol Meyers, ed., Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament
Carolyn Osiek and Margaret Y. Macdonald with Janet H. Tulloch, A Woman's Place: House Churches in Earliest Christianity
Andrew Sloane, ed., Tamar's Tears: Evangelical Engagements with Feminist Old Testament Hermeneutics
Study Guides and Lesson Plans (Download the set of five Study Guides)
"Redeeming Women in the Grand Narrative of Scripture"
"Who is Mary Magdalene?"
"Women's Roles in the Letters to Timothy and Titus"
"Women with Icons"
Women and the Church issue
Articles on biblical women in art:
"Interrupted," on the early Christian mosaic Jesus Healing the Woman with an Issue of Blood, by Heidi J. Hornik (Health)
"Host and Guest," on Alessandro Allori's Christ in the House of Mary and Martha, by Heidi J. Hornik Hospitality)
"The Penitence of Mary Magdalen," on Donatello's The Penitent Magdalen, by Heidi J. Hornik (Lent)
"Isolation," on Ezekiel's Eve Hearing the Voice, by Heidi J. Hornik (The Moral Landscape of Creation)
"Susanna's Strength," on Artemisia Gentileschi's Susanna and the Elders, by Heidi J. Hornik and F. Matthew Schobert, Jr. (The Pornographic Culture)
"Love that Crosses Ethnic Boundaries," on Marten van Heemskerck's Ruth and Naomi, by Heidi J. Hornik (Racism)