Ten Important Women Theologians That You Should Be Reading

March 3, 2017 — Leave a comment

 

One of the great challenges of the theological academy in the twenty-first century is that it is still dominated by males. In honor of Women’s History Month, here is our recommended list of women theologians that you should be reading and talking about. We have reviewed many recent books by these theologians, and will continue to read and review their work.

NOTE: We are defining theology broadly here, to include biblical studies, ethics, etc.

 

These theologians are arranged in alphabetical order by their last names… 
 

Ellen Davis

Ellen Davis is an American theologian and Old Testament scholar. She is the Amos Ragan Kearns Distinguished Professor of Bible and Practical Theology at Duke Divinity School. Davis’s work has focused on how biblical interpretation can be used to address urgent contemporary issues in the church and world. She has considered how the Old Testament can be used to address preaching, interfaith dialogue, and the ecological crisis. (via Wikipedia)

Excerpt from Getting Involved with God: Rediscovering the Old Testament:

 




 

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