Talking Theology

Helen Bond - What role did women play in the world of Jesus and the early church?

August 19, 2019 Season 1 Episode 16
Talking Theology
Helen Bond - What role did women play in the world of Jesus and the early church?
Chapters
Talking Theology
Helen Bond - What role did women play in the world of Jesus and the early church?
Aug 19, 2019 Season 1 Episode 16
Philip Plyming
What has feminism done to reveal forgotten corners of the New Testament? How can a few verses in Luke 8 change our understanding of Jesus and the disciples?
Show Notes

What has feminism done to reveal forgotten corners of the New Testament? How can a few verses in Luke 8 change our understanding of Jesus and the disciples? Was Mary Magdalene a real leader in the early church? And what role does imagination have to play in reading the New Testament faithfully today?

Helen Bond is Professor in Christian Origins with Specialisation in New Testament, and Head of the School of Divinity at Edinburgh University.

For more about Helen Bond, see here.