Welcome to CBE’s Library

Tip: to find an exact phrase or title, enclose it in quotation marks.

She Preached the Word is a landmark study of women's ordination in contemporary American congregations. Accessible to scholars and general readers alike, it is a timely and important contribution to our understanding of the intersection of gender, religion, and politics in contemporary American society.

KEEP READING

For the first time in modern history, God is placing women in strategic positions of influence and leadership within the church, public, corporate, charity, and voluntary sectors, in unprecedented numbers. Women are called to flourish in these arenas. However, there are significant external and internal issues that hinder women in leadership in unique ways.

KEEP READING

This is the fifth volume in the Women and Leadership: Research, Theory, and Practice series from the International Leadership Association. This cross-disciplinary series enhances leadership knowledge and improves leadership development around the world. The purpose of this volume is the provide a forum for women to theorize about women's leadership in multiple ways and in multiple contexts. 

KEEP READING

This journal richly affirms the notion that we as male and female are made in one image, for one purpose, and brought together in Christ through one baptism. Developed for Lutherans.

KEEP READING

When Others Shuddered: Eight Women Who Refused to Give Up is the story of eight women called to serve God and who, in doing so, changed the world.

KEEP READING
videoimage

In Kenya, many churches bar women from church leadership and some teach very strongly against women as religious leaders, hence men dominate church leadership. This is also manifested in the political arena, where women lack representation. This parallel suggests that barring women from leadership is not a biblical premise but a cultural one. This session will bring into focus fundamental values inherent in both religion and politics that tend to inform our sense of judgment and the constitutionality of our engagements.

Watch Now
videoimage

Main session from the 2016 international conference "Truth Be Told" in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Watch Now
videoimage

Emily Onyango discusses the work of the African Church For Biblical Equality towards achieving mutuality of men and women in the church and society as a mark of Christian identity.

Watch Now
videoimage

This recording surveys the exegetical, theological, and practical foundations for mutuality between men and women in Scripture. It also surveys and responds to the primary objections to biblical mutuality.

Watch Now

Thoughtful and devout Christian leaders carefully explain how sharing leadership follows God’s intentions and is crucial to implement today.

KEEP READING