Jesus and the Gospel Women Paperback

The Gospels and The Spirituality of Women

by Joanna Collicutt McGrath;

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Jesus and the Gospel Women

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Drawing on encounters between Jesus and women in the gospels, this book explores the spirituality of women, especially 'Jesus spirituality'.

What does Jesus reveal about himself through his encounters with women in the gospel stories, both as a real historical figure, and as a continuing living presence?

In responding to this question, Joanna Collicutt McGrath does not shy away from acknowledging the strong erotic overtones of seeing Jesus as a sort of ‘romantic hero’. In the first chapter of the book she muses on what makes the character of Mr Darcy so alluring, and the resonances with Jesus. She then helps us explore several significant aspects of the psychology of Jesus as expressed in his engagement with women. The recurring and deeply affirming theme of the volume is that through encounter with Jesus, women are raised up.

'This is a book of deep wisdom, beautifully expressed.' - The Church of Ireland Gazette

Jesus and the Gospel Women by Joanna Collicutt McGrath was published by SPCK in December 2009 and is our 36061st best seller. The ISBN for Jesus and the Gospel Women is 9780281060221.

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Details for Jesus and the Gospel Women

Page last updated 15th September 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherSPCK (December 2009)
Number of Pages160
Thickness14 mm
Height216 mm
Width138 mm
Product Code2511393
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