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Resurrection of Mary Magdalene: Legends, Apocrypha, and the Christian Testament Jane Schaberg

Resurrection of Mary Magdalene: Legends, Apocrypha, and the Christian Testament

Jane Schaberg

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ISBN : 9780826413833
Hardcover
379 pages
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Within a progressive feminist framework, this volume approaches Christian Testament sources through analysis of legend, archaeology and gnostic/apocryphal traditions. Using feminist cultural and Christian Testament studies, Schaberg makes a case forMoreWithin a progressive feminist framework, this volume approaches Christian Testament sources through analysis of legend, archaeology and gnostic/apocryphal traditions. Using feminist cultural and Christian Testament studies, Schaberg makes a case for Mary of Magdalas theological resurrection. The use of the writings of Virginia Woolf as a counterpart to the major theme of the book, Mary Magdalene, in Scripture and tradition, pioneers a new interpretative approach at the study of Christian origins.