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The Satisfied Life: Medieval Women Mystics on Atonement

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The Satisfied Life: Medieval Women Mystics on Atonement - McAvoy, Jane Ellen
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Christianity centers on the life and death of Jesus as Christ. Often Christians focus on the importance of Christ's Sacrifice as the means of human salvation, and the faithful are encouraged to imitate this suffering through self-sacrifice and self-denial. More than a few Christians, particularly women, have found such encouragement to self-sacrifice to be a means for continuing oppression--men over women, colonizers over the colonized, the powerful over the powerless. In The Satisfied Life, Jane McAvoy constructs a ...

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The Satisfied Life: Medieval Women Mystics on Atonement 2009, Wipf & Stock Publishers, Eugene

ISBN-13: 9781606087596

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The Satisfied Life: Medieval Women Mystics on Atonement 2005, Pilgrim Press

ISBN-13: 9780829813777

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