Evans, Abigail Rian,

Faith of our mothers, living still : Princeton Seminary women redefining ministry / Abigail Rian Evans and Katharine Doob Sakenfeld. - First edition. - xxv, 307 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Foreword / M. Craig Barnes -- Part I. Breaking new ground : pioneers and trailblazers -- Princeton Theological Seminary women pioneers, 1812-1960 -- Princeton Theological Seminary women trailblazers -- Thelma Davidson Adair : village mother of Harlem -- Sang Chang : born a feminist in male-dominated Korea -- Jane Dempsey Douglass : repeatedly surprised by new opportunities to work for justice -- Freda Gardner : advocate for early women students at PTS -- Patricia Budd Kepler : pioneer pastor, champion for inclusive theology -- Inn Sook Lee : crossing gender and cultural barriers -- Mercy Amba Oduyoye : mother of African women's theology: "the circle" -- Anna May Say Pa : "Ya-bah-deh" (it is possible) in the face of repression -- Ansley Coe Throckmorton : overcoming naysayers on the journey to many firsts in the church and seminary -- Renita J. Weems : womanist scholar and "midwife of the inner wisdom" -- Part II. One ministry, many forms : women's voices -- Pastoral leadership and Christian formation -- The patchwork quilt : a paradigm for ministry / Sonja Gall Pancoast -- My "I must" : preaching the gospel / Pam Driesell -- A Newyorrican called to multicultural ministry / Karen Hemdndez-Granzen -- Becoming valued as a Christian educator / Gail McArthur Moody -- Resilience, a ministry must-have / Cecelia Evelyn GreeneBarr -- Chaplaincy -- Journey from congregational pastor to deployed chaplain / Barbara K. Sherer -- Surrounded by a cloud of witnesses while preaching release to the captives / Charlotte Ruth Mallory -- Evangelical roots, liberal college chaplain / Taryn Mattice -- Threshold moments : ministry at the bedside / Carrie L. Buckner -- Higher education : college, seminary, mission field -- Triple jeopardy : passing through the wilderness / Julia M. Robinson -- A new perspective on faith and neighborly love outside the church / Kathryn D. Blanchard -- From baker's daughter to Protestant theologian : motivated by the big questions / Linda A. Mercadante -- Moving beyond the tongue-cut god in a Korean context / Hyun-Sook Kim -- A call to inter-American solidarity : international mission / Karla Ann Koll -- Backing in all the way to ministry / Julie Neraas -- Church and seminary administration -- Dancing lights breaking into the darkness : called to be executive presbyter / Ruth Faith Santana-Grace -- Seminary president : one step at a time / Carol E. Lytch -- Being a bishop, like the Pukeko bird / Helen-Ann M. Hartley -- Creative expression -- Born from grief : a writing vocation / Amy Julia Becker -- Music and worship : from Indonesia to the global church / Ester Pudjo Widiasih -- Key changes : a musician's transitions in ministry / Donna J. Garzinsky -- The grace of talent : the calling of an artist / Heather Sturt Haaga -- Cathedral arts : bringing hope to disadvantaged children / Kimberly Hyatt -- Innovative ministries -- Emerging church, emerging writer / Danielle Shroyer -- "Passionately seeking" : ministry in the rice fields of the Philippines / Esther M. Berg -- Ministry, mayhem, and magic : called to conflict resolution and conciliation / Cynthia S. Mazur -- Nursing as ministry to the whole person / Catherine Rutledge-Gorman -- Sacred connections through world religions / Elizabeth Barry Haynes -- Part III. Explorations in ministry and theological education -- Ministry redefined : biblical and theological perspectives and women's experience in the American cultural context -- New horizons in theological education -- Conclusion -- "Faith of our mothers, living still" (2017).

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Princeton Theological Seminary.
Princeton Theological Seminary.

Women in church work.
Women clergy.
Pastoral theology.

BV4415 / .E93 2017


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