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Priscilla Papers | Academic Journal | Winter 1995

An interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed academic journal exploring Bible interpretation, theology, church history, and other disciplines as they address a biblical view of women’s equality and justice in the home, church, and world.

"Priscilla and Aquila instructed Apollos more perfectly in the way of the Lord." (Acts 18:26)

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Priscilla Papers Winter 1995 Volume 9 Issue 1

Winter 1995

Volume: 9 | Number: 1

The Gifts of Women

Discover what biblical principles reveal about women’s rightful roles in church, God’s plan for women, and the legacy of Katherine Bushnell in this issue.


Galatians 3:28
By: Faith Martin | January 31, 1995
Galatians 3:28 is quite clear. There is little doubt about the point Paul is making: In Christ we are all the same — we are equal with one another. Yet for all its clarity, this verse is the source of great debate. Controversy centers on how far the principle of believer equality is to [...]

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Women in God's Plan
By: J. Bruce Kilmer | January 31, 1995
The Old Testament teaches us much about the nature of God. It is the inspired record of God working out his eternal plan for us. From the Old Testament we learn about God’s long-suffering, loving, merciful nature. We see the beginning of his plan for our redemption. The God revealed to us in the [...]

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The Legacy of Katherine Bushnell
By: Ruth Hoppin | January 31, 1995
How do we measure greatness? If by loftiness of purpose, we see Katherine Bushnell going to China as a medical missionary. We follow her across America and beyond its borders to several continents as she worked to reform conditions of human degradation. We read her closely reasoned exposition of Scripture as she tried to establish [...]

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