Women As Preachers

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

In recent years most denominations are facing the question of ordaining women to ministry. The following article explains the new dimensions female preachers bring to worship.

The Emerging Role of Women in Preaching

Throughout history, the role of preaching in Christian worship has been very important. Because Christians celebrate the Incarnation, the Word becoming flesh, Christian worship has stressed the value of preaching alongside important ritual action. Especially in Protestantism,...


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