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This publication explores the suffering genesis of a women's circulate within the Orthodox Church in the course of the ecumenical circulation of the 20th century at a time whilst militant conservatism is rising in Orthodox nations and fundamentalism within the diaspora.
Offering an figuring out of the participation of ladies within the Orthodox Church, quite in the course of the 50 years of the club of the Orthodox church buildings on the planet Council of church buildings, this ebook contributes to the continued debates and feminist research of women's participation, ministry and sexuality within the existence and perform of the Church common. The booklet unearths either the optimistic contributions to ecumenism and the problems confronting Orthodox girls wishing to take part extra absolutely within the management and ministry in their church.
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Ancient Taboos and Gender Prejudice: Challenges for Orthodox Women and the Church (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies) by Leonie B, Dr Liveris