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The Bible and feminist hermeneutics

The Bible and feminist hermeneutics

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Published by Scholar"s Press in Chico, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Hermeneutics,
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Bible and feminism,
  • Women in the Bible

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementeditor of this issue: Mary Ann Tolbert.
    SeriesSemeia -- 28
    ContributionsTolbert, Mary Ann, 1947-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126 p. ;
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23371607M

    Fiorenza, in McKim (ed.), A Guide to Contemporary Hermeneutics, p. , states that the Bible is not only a source of truth but also of violence and domination. 19 Rosemary Radford Ruether (ed.), Womanguides: Readings Toward a Feminist Theology (Boston: Beacon Press, ), p. ix. The fourth chapter deals with an Evangelical Feminist Biblical Hermeneutics of the New Testament. The fifth is about how Malawian Christian women interpret culture, Bible and power relations to realise their own liberation and chapter 6 concludes the book.

    The book notes the contribution of ev angelical feminist hermeneutics in making Christian sources central to Africa n feminist refl ection, such as the Bi- ble, personal confessions of faith, and.   Editorial Reviews "The Bible and Feminism is a book worthy of its size, heft, and breadth with provocative, erudite, scholarly, yet practical essays from thirty-seven contributors from Iran to Argentina. Due to the sharp editorial vision of Yvonne Sherwood, the volume is an essential contribution to global feminist biblical studies, and feminist religious and cultural studies."Author: Yvonne Sherwood.

    FEMINIST HERMENEUTICS Broadly speaking, feminist hermeneutics is the theory, art and practice of interpretation in the interest of women. It addresses a broad realm of things, ranging from the Bible and other theological texts to human acts and products, endeavoring to challenge and correct the effects of patriarchy on them. Feminist hermeneutics makes women's many varied experiences the major. Feminist biblical interpretation is on part in the larger struggle for women’s liberation. It helps women combine this struggle with belief in scripture. Feminist hermeneutics also challenges patriarchal interpretations of the Bible and finds ways for the Bible to be empowering to women.


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Semeia The Bible and Feminist Hermeneutics [Mary Ann Tolbert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Semeia The Bible and Feminist Hermeneutics. A blend of story and practice, theory and application, this book shows the vitality of bible reading among African women and the need for a feminist cultural hermeneutics.

Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review/5(2). (Pg. ) Fiorenza suggests that "A feminist biblical interpretation is thus first of all a political task.

It remains mandatory because the Bible and its authority has been and is again today used as a weapon against women struggling for liberation.".

This is an excellent collection of thought-provoking essays, Cited by: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Introduction --Matthew: gender and reading / Janice Capel Anderson --Fallible followers: women and men in the Gospel of Mark / Elizabeth Struthers Malbon --Tradition and convention in the Book of Judith / Toni Craven --'You shall let every daughter live': a study of Exodus / The Bible and feminist hermeneutics book.

Cheryl Exum --Luke 9: the. Feminism, Homosexuality, and Hermeneutics: Exercises in Eisegesis The following paper addresses a critical flaw in modern theological enterprises which are motivated by a particular social agenda.

While the paper focuses on feminist theology in particular, the same methodology is used by those advocating a new interpretation of the scriptures towards the practice of homosexuality. These essays from different geographical, social and cultural contexts around the world raises the current issues in the field of feminist hermeneutics.

This book originated from a symposium of. The authors, originating from various countries and continents and nurtured by diverse theological insights, provide regional overviews of liberating struggles and liberation hermeneutics or engage. The following paper addresses a critical flaw in modern theological enterprises which are motivated by a particular social agenda.

While the paper focuses on feminist theology in particular, the same methodology is used by those advocating a new. In various and sundry ways feminist hermeneutics is challenging interpretations old and new. In time, perhaps, it will yield a biblical theology of womanhood with roots in the goodness of creation female and male.

Born and bred in a land of patriarchy, the Bible abounds in male imagery and language. hermeneutics as well as the art of applying those rules.”4 D. Dungan said, “Sacred hermeneutics is the science of interpreting the Scriptures. Exegesis means to lead out. It is the application of the principles of hermeneutics in bringing out the meaning of.

Nature and significance. Biblical exegesis is the actual interpretation of the sacred book, the bringing out of its meaning; hermeneutics is the study and establishment of the principles by which it.

Feminist biblical hermeneutics has produced many fissures. First-wave and second-wave feminists argued whether the Bible was even salvageable.

Womanist and Latina interpreters insisted on the authenticity of their : Claudia Setzer. As has been said, the importance of biblical hermeneutics has lain in the Bible’s status as a sacred book in Judaism and Christianity, recording a divine revelation or reproducing divine oracles.

The “oracles” are primarily prophetic utterances, but often their narrative setting has also come to. This book is one of the most fundamental Christian feminist texts in existence, and is referenced constantly by basically every Christian feminist theologian I’ve ever read.

This book forces us to reckon with the Bible as it is, not the sanitized version that gets preached from fundiegelical pulpits. Feminist Biblical Interpretation and the Hermeneutics of Liberation: An African Woman's Perspective / Philomena Njeri Mwaura ; The Book of Ruth and a Group of Prostitutes in Costa Rica (A Story Told by Irene Foulkes, Costa Rica) Women in Contemporary Palestinian Society: A Contextual Reading of the Book of Ruth / Viola Raheb.

Title: Feminist Interpretation of the Bible and the Hermeneutics of Liberation By: Silvia Schroer(ED.) & Sophia Bietenhard(ED.) Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: T&T Clark Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 11 ounces ISBN: ISBN Series: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies Stock No: WWPages: The authors, originating from various countries and continents and nurtured by diverse theological insights, provide regional overviews of liberating struggles and liberation hermeneutics or engage the biblical text from various perspectives, including mujerista and feminist Afrocentric readings.

What Is The Feminist Hermeneutic. An Analysis Of Feminist Interpretation Of The Bible [This paper was presented to the Mankato Pastoral Conference at Trinity Lutheran Church, Belle Plaine, Minnesota, on October 1, It was updated for publication.] Thomas J.

Fricke. It provides a striking and imaginative depiction of the questions central to feminist exegesis and the hermeneutics of liberation. It also provides a lively example of the kind of global discussion of the Bible and liberation that can take place among women from around the world.

The Feminist and the Bible: Hermeneutical Alternatives Article (PDF Available) in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies 53(4) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Carolyn Osiek. Class Notes: Hermeneutics and the Grammatical Interpretation Reading: Zuck, Rightly Divided: Readings in Biblical Hermeneutics, pp.Zuck, Basic Bible Interpretation, pp.

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