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Priscilla Papers | Academic Journal | Autumn 1994

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 Autumn 1994 Volume 8 Issue 4

Autumn 1994

Volume: 8 | Number: 4

Female Advancement

Read about women advancing in society, women leaders in Judges 4 and 5, and a take on what may have been in Mary’s journal.


Diabolic Directives On The Impending Feminine Advance
By: Austin H. Stouffer | October 31, 1994
My Dear Cohorts: The urgency of the occasion dictates the unprecedented action on my part of corresponding personally with all of you. Suffice it to say I would not interrupt your fiendish schedules were the matter not of utmost importance. I am deeply distressed with a new tactic the Enemy seems to be employing. [...]

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The Song Of Deborah: Women Leaders In Judges 4 & 5
By: Arthur H. Lewis | October 31, 1994
The best example of a woman in leadership over Israel is Deborah, one of the judges, all of whom were responsible for keeping the Promised Land free of foreign domination. Judges 4 is the prose account of Israel’s victory over the Canaanites from Hazor. Judges 5 is the “Song of Deborah” which tells the same [...]

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Mary's Story: Gift and Choice
By: Evelyn Bence | October 31, 1994
Several years ago I got an idea for a biblical novel; placing myself in the world of Mary the mother of Jesus’, I would write in her voice — a diary spanning thirty years and titled Mary’s Journal.

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