Bread Not Stone: The Challenge of Feminist Biblical Interpretation

Author(s): Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza


This feminist classic explores the ways in which women can read the Christian Bible with full understanding of both its oppressive and its liberating functions. In the substantial new Afterword to this edition, Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza situates Bread Not Stonein relation to mainstream Biblical scholarship, Catholic and Protestant theologies, liberation theologies, and nineteenth-century feminist writings on the Bible.

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General Fields

  • : 9780807011034
  • : Beacon Press
  • : Beacon Press
  • : May 1986
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 208