Her Share of the Blessings: Women’s Religions among Pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Greco-Roman World

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Author: Ross Shepard Kraemer
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Genre: Religion
Pages: 288
Language: english
Year: 1994
ISBN 10: 0198023138
ISBN 13: 9780198023135
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

In this pathbreaking volume, Ross Shepard Kraemer provides the first comprehensive look at women's religions in Greco-Roman antiquity. She vividly recreates the religious lives of early Christian, Jewish, and pagan women, with many fascinating examples: Greek women's devotion...