Women's Convocation V
April 12-13, 2013
Barbara E. Reid, OP
A-6 / B-6
Biblical Women Prophets: Proclaimers of Grace from the Margins
We will explore the articulation of grace from the margins by women biblical prophets such as Miriam, Shiphrah and Puah, Mary, Elizabeth and Anna and how their witness may help us in the exercise of prophetic gifts today.
Barbara E. Reid, OP, holds a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C, and is Vice President, Academic Dean and Professor of New Testament Studies at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Her books include Sophia’s Table: An Introduction to Feminist Interpretation of the Scriptures.