9781594710636

Walking with Wisdom's Daughters : Twelve Celebrations and Stories of Women of Passion and Faith

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    9781594710636

  • ISBN10:

    1594710635

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-07-21
  • Publisher: Ave Maria Pr
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Summary

Discover women of faith who have been forgotten, overlooked, or misinterpreted. Powerful literatures and moving reflections make this a rich and challenging resource for groups or individuals.

Table of Contents

Introduction 7(5)
``Why do you look for the living among the dead?''
The Woman with the Hemorrhage
12(12)
We Rise Up, at Jesus' Command
13(11)
The Woman With the Hemorrhage
19(5)
``They told all this . . . to the rest.''
Jochebed, Miriam, and Bithiah
24(18)
We Hand On What Really Matters
25(17)
Women Connected to the Birth of Moses
34(8)
``Jesus himself . . . the stranger . . . came near. . . .''
The Communion of Saints
42(20)
Friends of God and Prophets
43(19)
Re-imagining the Communion of Saints
51(11)
``Stay with us.''
Lydia
62(14)
We Seek Wisdom, the Face of the Living God
63(13)
Lydia
69(7)
``Then their eyes were opened.''
Eve
76(16)
We Are Formed in Wisdom, as Told by Eve's Daughter
77(15)
Some Thoughts on Eve
85(7)
``And they recognized him.''
Maura Clarke, Dorothy Kazel, Ita Ford, and Jean Donovan
92(22)
We Are Blessed and Broken, That We Might Be Shared
93(21)
Four Women Who Walked the Way of the Cross
109(5)
Woman Re-Membered
114(20)
From Lament to Hope
115(19)
Violence Against Women
123(11)
``Were not our hearts burning within us?''
Catherine of Siena
134(22)
``The Fire of Our Love Is for Others''
135(21)
An Interview with Catherine of Siena
143(13)
``Repentance and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed to all nations.''
``Woman Caught in Adultery''
156(12)
Repentance and Forgiveness of Sins Is to Be Proclaimed to All
157(11)
The ``Woman Caught in Adultery''
165(3)
``Until you have been clothed with power from on high.''
Elizabeth
168(16)
We Bear the Spirit of the Living God
169(15)
Elizabeth
177(7)
Brigit of Ireland
184(22)
We Are Formed in the Image of Christ
185(21)
Brigit of Ireland
193(13)
Teresa of Avila
206(1)
We Are Set Free to Liberate Others
207(8)
A Newspaper Account of the Life of Teresa of Avila
215

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