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Articles

A Biblical Feminist Looks at the Andrea Yates Tragedy
by Anne Eggebroten
At First Blush
by Rev. Erica Lea
A Christian University, a Transgender Professor, and Employment Justice:  Conflict in the Law
by Julia Stronks
A Christian Feminist Remembers Elisabeth Elliot (1926-2015)
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
A New View of Mary and Martha
by Mark M. Mattison
A Personal Response to a Provocative Memoir
by Sharon Gallagher
A Reluctant Feminist: The Books That Led Me Here
by Peggy Michael-Rush
A Spiritual Heart Transplant
An Interview with Joan Chittister, OSB
A Third Wave Feminist Speaks Out
by Christine Yantis
Adventures in Teaching “Texts of Truth”
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
Advocacy and the Climate Crisis: Reflections from a Canadian Christian Feminist
by Diana Marshall
After the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage: A Long Road Ahead
by Julia K. Stronks
An Empty Pew
by Kendra Weddle Irons
An Introduction to Nancy L. Wilson
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott.
Ancient Wisdom from a Foreign Woman
by Reta Halteman Finger
Answering God’s Call to the Soul
An interview with Marjory Zoet Bankson
Announcement Regarding Letha Dawson Scanzoni’s
Retirement as CFT’s Web Content Manager

by Kendra Weddle Irons and Letha Dawson Scanzoni
A Strange Stirring: “The Feminine Mystique” and American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s
by Stephanie Coontz
A Sword between the Sexes? C. S. Lewis and the Gender Debates
by Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen
A Testimony: God’s Kindness to Me
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Bathroom Legislation: Unconstitutionality Is Only Part of the Story
By Julia K. Stronks
Becoming
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Blessed the Waters That Rise and Fall to Rise Again (Part 1 and 2)
by Nancy A. Hardesty
Calling Her by Name
by Louise Davis, M.Div.
Carolyn Briggs: Pressing on to Higher Ground
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Capital Punishment of Women and the Mentally Ill
by Philip M. Coons, M.D.
Celebrating Title IX As God’s Good Gift
by Melanie Springer Mock
Christian Feminism and LGBT Advocacy: Let’s Move Away from Slippery Slope Thinking
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Christian Feminism for the 21st Century
by Cherice Bock (presentation from the 2016 CFT Gathering)
Christian Feminism Online
An Interview with EEWC Member Pat Gundry
Church on Trial? A Mother’s Perspective
by Carolyn Paige
Clarina Nichols: Godly Woman – Revolutionary Voice
by Diane Eickhoff
Climate Change and Neighbor Love
by Genny Rowley
Climbing the Mountain of Age
by Jeanne Hanson
Come to the Table
by Rev. Elder Nancy Wilson
Coming Back from Coming Out
by Angie Best
Contemporaneity
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Contraception, Religious Freedom, and the Supreme Court
by Julia Stronks
Council Members Respond to “On Being Evangelical and Ecumenical”
Crazy about Abortion
by Anne Eggebroten
Crossing Things Off the List: A Reflection on Retirement
by Linda Brebner
Developing A Divine Feminine Version (DFV) of the New Testament
by Mark M. Mattison (presentation from the 2016 CFT Gathering)
Diana Butler Bass’s Christianity for the Rest of Us — A Conversation with the Author
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Disappearing Bees, Disappearing Believers
by Karen Kidd
Dreadlocked Mom – More than the wife and mother you were expecting
by Marilee Jolin
Editorial: Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Headed
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Evolution and Creationism: A False Dichotomy
by Sierra Donahue
Feminism and Evangelicalism
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Feminism in Peril: Contending with the F-Word
a review essay by Melanie Springer Mock
Feminist Faith-Based Social Justice: 
How feminists of faith can collaborate to amplify our voices and deepen our collective impact
by Mary E. Hunt
Forgiving the Apology that Never Comes
by Diana J. Ensign
Four Keys That Opened My Way to Consciousness
by Adelaide Woodcook (with Maridel Bowes)
Friends for All Seasons
by Linda Bieze and Alena Amato Ruggerio
Friendship Bonds and Witness Trees
by Kathy Vestal
From Kingdom to Kin-dom—and Beyond
by Reta Halteman Finger
Fundamentalism, Feminism, and a Newspaper Columnist: A profile of writer Susan Campbell
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Gaia, Sallie McFague, and You Walk into a Bar. . . Christian Ecofeminist Theology Today
by Erica Lea
God the Mother
by Cliff Williams
God’s Call (inspired by Isaiah 6:1-8 and Jeremiah 1:7-9)
by Ken Sehested
God’s Daughters Have Always Prophesied
The Past, Present, and Future of Feminist Theologies—Part 1 & 2
God’s Gift of Motherhood Comes in Different Ways
by Melanie Springer Mock
God’s Grrrl—Biblical Feminism and the Secular Third Wave
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
God’s Motherly Care for Us
by Kathryn Christian
“Grandma, I’ll Go to Hell with You”
by Louise Davis
Harvard Divinity School’s Conference on “Religion and the Feminist Movement”
Part 1: A Participant’s Experience by Alena Amato Ruggerio
Part 2: A Speaker’s Perspective by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Herstory and Evangelicalism: A Review Essay by S. Sue Horner
Cochran’s Evangelical Feminism —Yet Once More – by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Three Commentaries on Sue Horner’s Article “Herstory and Evangelicalism: A Review Essay”
Hobby Lobby, Pluralism and Frustration
By Julia Stronks
Holy Hellion: The Rebellion of a Faith-filled Feminist
by Erin Lane Beam
How to Help a Victim of Domestic Violence
by Dr. Christy Sim
I Found EEWC and Everything Changed
by Wanda Lollar
In Memoriam: David Scholer
by Anne Eggebroten
In Memoriam: Remembering Ruth Schmidt
by Nancy A. Hardesty
In Memory: Margo Goldsmith, June 3, 1919–August 24, 2010
by Linda Bieze, Anne Eggebroten, and Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Interacting with Grace
a review essay by Rebecca L. Kiser
Introducing the Divine Feminine Version (DFV) of the New Testament
by Mark Mattison
Islamic Feminism Clarifies the Tasks of Christian Feminists
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Is There Healing for the Church’s “Mother Wound”?
by Susan Cottrell
Jann Aldredge-Clanton Interview
with Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Justice, Love and Compassion On Trial
Why I Took Part in a Protest Demonstration
Martha Ann Kirk — Embodying Christ to the World
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Mary Had Twins? Who Knew?
by Kathleen Fogarty
Mary Sidney, A Poet and Psalmist of Shakespeare’s Time
by Margaret Hannay
Meditation on a Pedicure
by Kathy Pigg
My Advice to Newly-Minted Feminists/Womanists/Mujeristas
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
My Fifty Year Journey with Women and Ministry in the New Testament and in the Church Today
by David M. Scholer
My First Encounter with Religious Doubt: The Day I Stopped Believing in Santa Claus
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
My Journey to Feminism
by Susan Hall
My Life Was Transformed by a Children’s Book— Heart Talks with Mother God
by Aditya Putcha
My Pastor
by Louise Davis, M.Div.
My Path to Christian Feminism
by Gary L. Tandy
My Son, My Protector
by Gladys Childs
Mysticism, Music, Marriage, and Ministry:
A profile of Kathryn and Brian Christian—Part 1 & 2
On Being Evangelical and Ecumenical
by Anne Eggebroten
On Leaving: A Response
by Mary Jo Cartledgehayes
One God, Many Metaphors — The Ministry of Carolyn Jane Bohler
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Ordered Order—Conservative Christians’ Love Affair with Hierarchy
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Our Marriage Was Taken from Us
by Rev. Marie M. Fortune
Poets on the Psalms
edited by Lynn Domina
Praise God’s Name with Festive Dance
An Interview with Liturgical Dancer Lindsey Huddleston
Prayers, Santa, and a Nativity:  Government Support of Worldviews
by Julia Stronks
Real Life Evangelism: A profile and conversation with author Martha Grace “Gay” Reese
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Recipes, Crafts, and Funerals? A Professor Shares a Student’s Surprising Story of Pinterst
by Alena Amato Ruggerio (with Marylisa Wood)
Reclaiming Your Story: Mary Magdalene and Lady Gaga’s “Judas”
by Princess O’Nika Auguste
Remembering Mary Daly
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
Remembering: Writing EEWC’s Herstory
by S. Sue Horner
Removing My Inner Blockages to Love: How A Course in Miracles Transformed My Life
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Reports from the 2013 Justice Conference
by Marg Herder
Salvation For The Least: Reading Luke’s Two-Volume Work
by Reta Halteman Finger
Scarcity vs. Abundance: Moving Beyond Dualism to “Enough”
By Cherice Bock
Sister Wives, Prostitution, and a Biblical Role for Government
by Julia Stronks
Slaying the Public Speaking Mastodon: How to Vanquish Your Fears of Public Speaking
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
Some Thoughts on Leaving Church
by Becky Kiser
Some Thoughts on Living and Dying
by Nancy A. Hardesty
Songs as Yet Unsung: Why the Church Needs New Hymns
by Mary Louise Bringle
Surviving Childhood Sexual Abuse: How an Empowering New Cantata Tells the Story
by Margaret Shelton Meier
What We Need to Know about Childhood Sexual Abuse – panel discussion
A Further Discussion with Sharon Billings – by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
A Further Discussion with Elizabeth S. Bowman – by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
A Further Discussion with Marie Fortune – by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Taking the Down Escalator (a review essay)
by Linda B. Brebner
Taking Leaps of Faith
by Jeanne Hanson
Tenure Downturn
by Kendra Weddle Irons
The Adventures of a Small Town Female Pastor
by Ann Steiner Lantz
The Christian Feminist Spiritual Practice of…Genealogy?
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
The Civil Rights Challenge of the Coming Decade: RFRAs, Wedding Cake, and Faith
by Julia K. Stronks
The Gospel of Mary: An Inclusive Gospel
by Mark M. Mattison
The Heartbeat Benediction
by Alena Amato Ruggerio
The Ordination of the St. Lawrence Nine
by Diane Marshall
The “She” in My Pocket
by Marg Herder
The Work is Not Done: Thoughts from a Third Wave Feminist
by Kimberly B. George
There Is More than One Christian View on Homosexuality
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
“There was just something about women. . .” – the Awakening of Joe Dearborn
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Twelve Ways EEWC Members  Can Increase Awareness of Abuse and Bring About Change
by Elizabeth S. Bowman, M.D., S.T.M.
Two Paintings of the Supper at Emmaus
by Linda Williams
What Can Christians Learn from the “Mystery Dress” Phenomenon?
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
When Christians Contemplate Suicide
by Cliff Williams
Who Are the Priests for Equality?
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Why We Need Immigration Reform: A Christian Feminist Perspective
by Anne Eggebroten
Women and Transitions: A New Year’s Reflection
by Diane Marshall

Book Reviews

10 Lies the Church Tells Women: How the Bible Has Been Misused to Keep Women in Spiritual Bondage
by J. Lee Grady
25 Years in the Garden
by Jeanette Stokes
A Friendly Letter to Skeptics and Atheists: Musings on Why God Is Good and Faith Isn’t Evil
by David G. Myers
A Letter to My Anxious Christian Friends: From Fear to Faith in Unsettled Times
by David P. Gushee
A New Gospel for Women: Katharine Bushnell and the Challenge of Christian Feminism
by Kristin Kobes Du Mez
A New Religious America: How a “Christian Country” Has Become the World’s Most Religiously Diverse Nation
by Diana L. Eck
A People’s History of Christianity: The Other Side of the Story
by Diana Butler Bass
A Strange Stirring: “The Feminine Mystique” and American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s
by Stephanie Coontz
A Woman’s Place: House Churches in Earliest Christianity
by Margaret Y. MacDonald and Carolyn Osiek, with Janet Tulloch
A Woman of Salt — A Novel
by Mary Potter Engel
A Year of Biblical Womanhood: How a Liberated Woman Found Herself Sitting on Her Roof, Covering Her Head, and Calling Her Husband “Master”
By Rachel Held Evans
Abounding in Kindness: Writings for the People of God
by Elizabeth A. Johnson
After the Locusts: Letters from a Landscape of Faith
by Denise M. Ackermann, foreword by Desmond Tutu
Ain’t I a Womanist Too?: Third World Womanist Religious Thought
By Monica A. Coleman
American Jezebel: The Uncommon Life of Anne Hutchinson, the Woman who Defied the Puritans
By Eve LaPlante
An Altar in the World: A Geography of Faith
by Barbara Brown Taylor
An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation
by Nyasha Junior
“Another Blind Spot Exposed”
a review essay by Reta Halteman Finger (discusses Postcolonial Feminist Interpretation of the Bible by Musa W. Dube, and Decolonizing Biblical Studies: A View from the Margins by Fernando F. Segovia.)
Anticancer: A New Way of Life
by David Servan-Schreiber
A Sword Between the Sexes? C. S. Lewis and the Gender Debates
by Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen
A Time to Embrace: Same-Sex Relationships in Religion, Law, and Politics (Second Edition)
by William Stacy Johnson
Back to the Well: Women’s Encounters with Jesus in the Gospels
by Frances Taylor Gench
Being Feminist, Being Christian: Essays from Academia 
ed. Allyson Jule and Bettina Tate Pedersen
Believing Women” in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur’an
by Asma Barlas
Bethlehem Road
by Nancy Crowe
Beyond the Stained Glass Ceiling: Equipping & Encouraging Female Pastors 
by Christine A. Smith
Bible, Gender, Sexuality: Reframing the Church’s Debate on Same-Sex Relationships
by James V. Brownson
Bible Women:  All Their Words and Why They Matter
by Lindsay Hardin Freeman
Birth, Breath, & Death: Meditations on Motherhood, Chaplaincy, and Life as a Doula
By Amy Wright Glenn
Birthing God: Women’s Experiences of the Divine
by Lana Dalberg
Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife
by Ruth A. Tucker, Ph.D.
Blessed Are the Crazy: Breaking the Silence about Mental Illness, Family, and Church
by Sarah Griffith Lund
Breaking Up with God
by Sarah Sentilles
Bridge to the Sacred: A Collection of Interfaith Prayers
Edited by L. E. McCullough and Rev. Elizabeth Bansavage
Broken We Kneel: Reflections on Faith & Citizenship
by Diana Butler Bass
Bulletproof Faith: A Spiritual Survival Guide for Gay and Lesbian Christians
by Candace Chellow-Hodge
Changing Church: Stories of Liberating Ministers
by Jann Aldredge-Clanton
Christ For All Peoples: Celebrating a World of Christian Art
edited by Ron O’Grady
Christian Doctrines for Global Gender Justice
Edited by Jenn Daggers and Grace Ji-Sun Kim
Christianity for the Rest of Us by Diana Butler Bass  — A Conversation with the Author
by Letha Dawson Scanzoni
Church on Trial? A Mother’s Perspective
by Carolyn Paige
Confessions of a Christian Humanist
by John W. de Gruchy
Confronting Religious Denial of Gay Marriage: Christian Humanism and the Moral Imagination by Catherine M. Wallace
Convictions: How I Learned What Matters Most
by Marcus Borg
Crazy for God: How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped Found the Religious Right, and Lived to Take All (or Almost All) of It Back
by Frank Schaeffer
Creating a Scene in Corinth: A Simulation
by Reta Halteman Finger and George D. McClain
Damaged Goods: New Perspectives on Christian Purity
by Dianna E. Anderson
Dance of the Dissident Daughter:
A Woman’s Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine

by Sue Monk Kidd
Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl
by Susan Campbell
Dear Princess Grace, Dear Betty: The Memoir of a Romantic Feminist
by Alida Brill
Decolonizing Biblical Studies: A View from the Margins
by Fernando F. Segovia
Disturbing Divine Behavior: Troubling Old Testament Images of God
by Eric A. Seibert
Does Jesus Really Love Me? A Gay Christian’s Pilgrimage in Search of God in America
by Jeff Chu
Early Christian Families in Context: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue
edited by David L. Balch and Carolyn Osiek
Earth Transformed with Music! Inclusive Songs for Worship
A hymnal by Jann Aldredge-Clanton and composer Larry E. Schultz
Electrical Christianity: A Revolutionary Guide to Jesus’ Teachings and Spiritual Enlightenment
by L. Ron Gardner
Embodying the Sacred: A Spiritual Preparation for Birth
by Peg Conway
Embracing the Other: The Transformative Spirit of Love
by Grace Ji-Sun Kim
Encountering God in Tyrannical Texts: Reflections on Paul, Women, and the Authority of Scripture
by Frances Taylor Gench
Engaging the Bible: Critical Readings from Contemporary Women
ed. Choi Hee An and Katheryn Pfisterer Darr
Enticed by Eden: How Western Culture Uses, Confuses, (and Sometimes Abuses) Adam and Eve
by Linda S. Schearing and Valarie H. Ziegler
Eternity’s Sunrise: William Blake’s Vision of Christ
by Lloyd C. Welling
Evangelical Identity and Gendered Family Life
by Sally K. Gallagher
Eve’s Revenge: Women and a Spirituality of the Body
by Lilian Calles Barger
Evolving in Monkey Town: How a Girl Who Knew All the Answers Learned to Ask the Questions
by Rachel Held Evans
Existential Reasons for Belief in God: A Defense of Desires and Emotions for Faith
by Clifford Williams
Faith Cure: Divine Healing in the Holiness and Pentecostal Movements
by Nancy A. Hardesty
Faith & Feminism: Ecumenical Essays
Diane Lipsett and Phyllis Trible, eds.
Femmevangelical: The Modern Girl’s Guide to the Good News
by Jennifer D. Crumpton
Ferguson & Faith: Sparking Leadership & Awakening Community
by Leah Gunning Francis
Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence
by Karen Armstrong
Fruitful Embraces: Sexuality, Love, and Justice
by Evelyn Eaton Whitehead and James D. Whitehead
Gather into One: Praying and Singing Globally
by C. Michael Hawn
Gender, Ethnicity, and Religion: Views from the Other Side
edited by Rosemary Radford Ruether
Girl at the End of the World: My Escape from Fundamentalism in Search of Faith with a Future
by Elizabeth Esther
Girldrive: Criss-Crossing America, Redefining Feminism
by Nona Willis
God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships
by Matthew Vines
God the What?  What Our Metaphors for God Reveal About Our Beliefs in God
by Carolyn Jane Bohler
God Is Not Alone: Our Mother-the Holy Spirit
By Marianne Widmalm
Grounded: Finding God in the World—A Spiritual Revolution
by Diana Butler Bass
Growing into God
book by Edwina Gateley, music by Kathryn Christian
Growing Old in Christ
edited by Stanley Hauerwas, Carole Bailey Stoneking, Keith G. Meador, and David Cloutier
Hagar Poems
by Mohja Kahf
Heart Talks with Mother God
By Bridget Mary Meehan and Regina Madonna Oliver
Hebrews (Wisdom Commentary Series; Volume 54)
by Mary Ann Beavis and HyeRan Kim-Cragg
Helpmates, Harlots, and Heroes: Women’s Stories in the Hebrew Bible
Alice Ogden Bellis
Higher Ground 
by Carolyn S. Briggs
Holy Boldness: Women Preachers’ Autobiographies and the Sanctified Self 
by Susie C. Stanley
I (Still) Believe: Leading Bible Scholars Share Their Stories of Faith and Scholarship
Edited by John Byron and Joel N. Lohr
If Eve Only Knew: Freeing Yourself from Biblical Womanhood and Becoming All God Means for You to Be
by Kendra Weddle Irons & Melanie Springer Mock
If Grace is True: Why God Will Save Every Person (2003)
If God is Love: Rediscovering Grace in an Ungracious World (2004)
by Philip Gulley and James Mulholland
I Love to Tell the Story: 100+ Stories of Justice, Wisdom, and Hope
by Reverend Dr. Nancy Wilson
Integral Christianity: The Spirit’s Call to Evolve
by Paul R. Smith
In the Land of the Living: Prayers Personal and Public
by Kenneth L. Sehested
“Is It a Boy or a Girl?”
a review essay by Elizabeth Bowman, M.D. of Omnigender: A Trans-religious Approach by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
Is It Okay To Call God “Mother”?: Considering the Feminine Face of God
by Paul R. Smith
Jesus Feminist:  An Invitation to Revisit the Bible’s View of Women
by Sarah Bessey
Jesus Through Jewish Eyes: Rabbis and Scholars Engage an Ancient Brother in a New Conversation
edited by Beatrice Bruteau
Jesus Girls: True Tales of Growing Up Female and Evangelical
edited by Hannah Faith Notess
Joan Chittister: Her Journey from Certainty to Faith
By Tom Roberts
Joan Chittister: Light and Wisdom
by Mary Lou Kownacki and Mary Hembrow Snyder
Junia: The First Woman Apostle
by Eldon Jay Epp
Lady Midrash: Poems Reclaiming the Voices of Biblical Women
by Elisabeth Mehl Greene
Leading Ladies: Transformative Biblical Images for Women’s Leadership
by Jeanne Porter
Leaving Church: A Memoir of Faith
by Barbara Brown Taylor
Lessons in Belonging from a Church-Going Commitment Phobe
by Erin S. Lane
Letters from the Farm: A Simple Path for a Deeper Spiritual Life
by Becca Stevens
Let’s Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship
by Gail Caldwell
Living into Hope: A Call to Spiritual Action for Such a Time as This
by Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell
Love Is an Orientation: Elevating the Conversation with the Gay Community
by Andrew Marin
Looking Forward, Looking Backward: Forty Years of Women’s Ordination
edited by Frederica Harris Thompsett
Love Wins: A Book about Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived
by Rob Bell
Matthew and Empire: Initial Explorations
by Warren Carter
mending broken: a personal journey through the stages of trauma + recovery
by Teresa B. Pasquale
Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home
by Rhoda Janzen
“Mom, I’m Gay”: Loving Your LGBTQ Child without Sacrificing Your Faith
by Susan Cottrell
Moral Minority: The Evangelical Left in an Age of Conservatism
by David R. Swartz
Mourner, Mother, Midwife: Reimagining God’s Delivering Presence in the Old Testament
By L. Juliana M. Claassens
My Life So Far
by Jane Fonda
New Feminist Christianity: Many Voices, Many Views
by Mary E. Hunt and Diann L. Neu
New Jewish Feminism: Probing the Past, Forging the Future
edited by Elyse Goldstein
Of Widows and Meals: Communal Meals in the Book of Acts
by Reta Halteman Finger
Oh, What a Difference God Makes! The Religious Beliefs and Lives of Sigmund Freud and C. S. Lewis
a review essay by Elizabeth Bowman, M.D. of The Question of God by Armand M. Nicholi, Jr., M.D.
Oriented to Faith: Transforming the Conflict over Gay Relationships
by Tim Otto
Our Mother, Saint Paul
By Beverly Roberts Gaventa
Out of the Depths: The Story of Ludmila Javorova,
Ordained Roman Catholic Priest 

by Miriam Therese Winter
Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint
by Nadia Bolz-Weber
Porch Talk: Stories of Decency, Common Sense, and Other Endangered Species
Home to Harmony
by Philip Gulley
Personal Transformation and a New Creation: The Spiritual Revolution of Beatrice Bruteau
edited by Ilia Delio
Postcolonial Feminist Interpretation of the Bible 
by Musa W. Dube
Progressive Evangelicals and the Pursuit of Social Justice
by Brantley W. Gasaway
Prostitutes, Virgins and Mothers: Questioning Teachings About Biblical Women
Dr. Paula Trimble-Familetti
Queer Virtue: What LGBTQ People Know About Life and Love and How It Can Revitalize Christianity
by Rev. Elizabeth M. Edman
Rabboni, My Love: A memoir of Jesus’ Wife, Mary Magdalene
by June Kerr
Rashi’s Daughters, Book I: Joheved
by Maggie Anton
Rav Hisda’s Daughter, Book I: Apprentice
by Maggie Anton
Reflective Faith: A Theological Toolbox for Women
by Susan M. Shaw
Refuge From Abuse;
by Nancy Nason-Clark & Catherine Clark Kroeger
Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women and Queer Christians Are Reclaiming Evangelicalism
by Deborah Jian Lee
Roman House Churches for Today: A Practical Guide for Small Groups
by Reta Halteman Finger
Ruth, A Portrait: The Story of Ruth Bell Graham
by Patricia Cornwell
Sabbath Sense: A Spiritual Antidote for the Overworked
by Donna Schaper
Sacred Work: Planned Parenthood and Its Clergy Alliances
by Tom Davis
Salty Wives, Spirited Mothers, and Savvy Widows:  Capable Women of Purpose and Persistence in Luke’s Gospel
by F. Scott Spencer
Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church
by Rachel Held Evans
Semisweetness and Light
by Mary Cartledgehayes
Sex Differences in Christian Theology: Male, Female, and Intersex in the Image of God
by Megan K. DeFranza
She Lives! Sophia Wisdom Works in the World
By Rev. Jann Aldredge-Clanton, PhD
Silent Lives: How High a Price?
by Sara L. Boesser
Slouching Toward Gaytheism: Christianity and Queer Survival in America
By W. C. Harris
Soul Sisters: Women in Scripture Speak to Women Today
by Edwina Gateley, with art by Louis Glanzman
Spiritual Sobriety: The Promise of Healthy Faith When Good Religion Goes Bad
by Elizabeth Esther
Streams Run Uphill: Conversations with Young Clergywomen of Color 
by Mihee Kim-Kor
Strength for the Journey: A Pilgrimage of Faith in Community
by Diana Butler Bass
Taking Back God: American Women Rising Up for Religious Equality
by Leora Tanenbaum
Taking the Down Escalator (a review essay)
by Linda B. Brebner
The Accursed: A Novel
by Joice Carol Oates
The Awakening
by Kate Chopin
The Beautiful Not Yet: Poems, Essays and Lyrics
by Carrie Newcomer
The Call to the Soul: Six Stages of Spiritual Development
by Marjory Zoet Bankson
The Divine Feminine
by Virginia Ramey Mollenkott
The Electronic Church in the Digital Age: Cultural Impacts of Evangelical Mass Media
Edited by Mark Ward Sr.
The Galilean Secret: A Novel 
by Evan Drake Howard
The Gospel of Sophia, Volume I: The Biographies of the Divine Feminine Trinity
By Tyla Gabriel, N.D.
The Heartbeat of God: Finding the Sacred in the Middle of Everything
by Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori
The Help
by Kathryn Stockett
The Inclusive Bible
by The Priests for Equality
The Invention of Wings: A Novel
by Sue Monk Kidd
The Misunderstood Jew: The Church and the Scandal of the Jewish Jesus
by Amy-Jill Levine
The Power of the Word: Scripture and the Rhetoric of Empire
by Elisabeth Schüssler
The Red Tent, and Good Harbor
by Anita Diamant
The Resignation of Eve 
by Jim Henderson
The Risk of Returning: A Novel
By Shirley and Rudy Nelson
The Sacredness of Questioning Everything
by David Dark
The Secret Life of Bees
by Sue Monk Kidd
The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert: An English Professor’s Journey into Christian Faith
by Rosaria Champagne Butterfield
The Spirit of the Lord is Upon Me: The Writings of Suzanne Hiatt
edited by Carter Heyward and Janine Lehane
The Story of Ruth:
Twelve Moments in Every Woman’s Life

by Joan Chittister
The Story of the Philadelphia Eleven
by Darlene O’Dell
The Supreme Court and Same-Sex Marriage: Part 1 of a Three-Part Series
by Julia K. Stronks
The Trans-Evangelist: The Life and Times of a Transgender Pentecostal Preacher
by Sister Paula Nielsen
The Truth Book: Escaping a Childhood of Abuse Among Jehovah’s Witnesses
by Joy Castro
The Wisdom of Daughters: Two Decades of Christian Feminism
edited by Reta Halteman Finger and Kari Sandhaas
There’s a Woman in the Pulpit: Christian Clergywomen Share Their Hard Days, Holy Moments, and the Healing Power of Humor
Martha Spong (Editor), Rev. Carol Howard Merritt (Foreword)
Three Books on Giving Up Church
A Review Essay by Kendra Weddle Irons
(The Resignation of Eve by Jim Henderson, Higher Ground by Carolyn S. Briggs, and Breaking Up with God by Sarah Sentilles.)
Transforming Vision: Explorations in Feminist The*logy
by Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith
by Anne Lamott
True Colors: Celebrating the Truth and Beauty of the Real You
by Susan Cottrell
Unfinished Lives: Reviving the Memories of LGBTQ Hate Crimes Victims
by Stephen V. Sprinkle
The Violence of Scripture: Overcoming the Old Testament’s Troubling Legacy
by Eric A. Seibert
Walking with Wisdom’s Daughters: Twelve Celebrations and Stories of Women of Passion and Faith
by Gloria Ulterino
What God Has Joined Together? A Christian Case for Gay Marriage
by David G. Myers & Letha Dawson Scanzoni
What You Didn’t Learn in Sunday School: Women Who Didn’t Shut Up and Sit Down
by Shawna R. B. Atteberry
When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present
by Gail Collins
When God Was a Little Girl
by David R. Weiss (Author), Joan Hernandez Lindeman (Illustrator)
When Men Were the Only Models We Had: My Teachers Barzun, Fadiman, Trilling
by Carolyn G. Heilbrun
When We Were on Fire: A Memoir of Consuming Faith, Tangled Love, and Starting Over
By Addie Zierman
Wearing God: Clothing, Laughter, Fire and Other Overlooked Ways of Meeting God
by Lauren F. Winner
What Falls From the Sky: How I Disconnected from the Internet and Reconnected with the God Who Made the Clouds
by Esther Emery
Where Am I Wearing? A Global Tour of the Countries, Factories, and People that Make Our Clothes
by Kelsey Timmerman
Whispering the Word: Hearing Women’s Stories in the Old Testament
By Jacqueline E. Lapsley
Why Did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road? Christian Identity in a Multi-faith World
by Brian McLaren
Wisdom Ways: Introducing Feminist Biblical Interpretation
by Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza
Women Called to Witness: Evangelical Feminism in the Nineteenth Century, 2nd edition
by Nancy A. Hardesty
Woman Spirit Awakening in Nature: Growing into the Fullness of Who You Are
by Nancy Barrett Chickerneo
Women’s Bodies as Battlefield: Christian Theology and the Global War on Women
by Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite
Wounded by God’s People
by Anne Graham Lotz
Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague
by Geraldine Brooks
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
by Reza Aslan

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A Permeable Life by Carrie Newcomer
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Vision – The Music of Hildegard Von Bingen
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but Joy Comes in the Morning by Margaret S. Meier
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