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Women in the Bible : miracle births, heroic deeds, bloodlust and jealousy / John Baldock.

By: Baldock, John.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Arcturus, 2018Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781788283960; 1788283961.Subject(s): Women in the BibleDDC classification: 220.082 Summary: Apart from a few women such as Eve, Mary (the mother of Jesus) and Mary Magdalene, the women in the Bible are generally eclipsed by their more famous male counterparts. This state of affairs not only mirrors the general standing of women in Western society over the past two thousand years, it also reflects the patriarchal nature of both the Jewish and Christian religions.-- Google books.
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Originally published: 2006.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Apart from a few women such as Eve, Mary (the mother of Jesus) and Mary Magdalene, the women in the Bible are generally eclipsed by their more famous male counterparts. This state of affairs not only mirrors the general standing of women in Western society over the past two thousand years, it also reflects the patriarchal nature of both the Jewish and Christian religions.-- Google books.