Christian Women in the Patristic World

Their Influence, Authority, and Legacy in the Second through Fifth Centuries

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From facing wild beasts in the arena to governing the Roman Empire, Christian women--as preachers and philosophers, martyrs and empresses, virgins and mothers--influenced the shape of the church in...

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