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Title:
A cloud of witnesses : readings on women of faith
Author:
Partner, Margaret, 1948-
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Publication Information:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : F.H. Revell, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
128 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Part 1. The Workers. Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon (1709-1791) -- Isabella Graham (1742-1814) -- Elizabeth Seton (1774-1821) -- Elizabeth Fry (1780-1845) -- Catherine Booth (1829-1890) -- Dorothy Day (1897-1980) -- Mother Teresa (1910-1997) -- Part 2. The Preachers and missionaries. Sojourner Truth (ca. 1797-1883) -- Sojourner Truth: A speech -- Mary Slessor (1848-1915) -- Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825-1921) -- Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944) -- Amy Carmichael (1867-1951) -- Gladys Aylward (1904-1970) -- Part 3. The Wives and mothers. Augustine's mother, Monica (331-387) -- Heloise (ca. 1098-1164) -- Katherine Von Bora Luther (1499-1552) -- Susanna Wesley (1669-1742) -- Susanna Wesley: A prayer -- Ann Judson (1789-1826) -- Mary Moffat Livingstone (1820-1862) -- Maria Dyer Taylor (ca. 1840-1870) -- Mary Moffat (1795-1870) -- Part 4. The Martyrs. Anne Askew (ca. 1521-1546) -- Mary Dyer (d. 1660) -- Anne Hutchinson (1591-1643) -- Narcissa Whitman (1808-1847) -- Part 5. The Poets. Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672) -- Anne Bradstreet: Advice to her son -- Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) -- Frances Havergal (1836-1879) -- Christina Rossetti (1830-1894) -- Fanny Crosby (1820-1915) -- Part 6. The Prophets. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) -- Catherine of Siena (1347-1380) -- Julian of Norwich (ca. 1342-ca. 1413) -- Julian of Norwich: Divine love -- Catherine of Genoa (1447-1510) -- Teresa of Avila (1515-1582) -- Jeanne Guyon (1648-1717) -- Part 7. The Writers. Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) -- Hannah Whitall Smith (1832-1911) -- Evelyn Underhill (1875-1941) -- Evelyn Underhill: The Church's worship -- Simone Weil (1909-1943) -- Jessie Penn-Lewis (1861-1967) -- Dorothy L. Sayers (1893-1957) -- Corrie ten Boom (1892-1983) -- Corrie ten Boom: Papa's prayer -- Elizabeth O'Connor (1921-1998).
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ISBN:
9780800757342
Format :
Book