EWA 8 Foodscapes: Gastronomy, Theologies and Spiritualities,   Catholic Asian Feminist Theological Orientation

CALL FOR PAPERS/PARTICIPANTS 8th Biennial Conference Venue: Vietnam Date: January 18-21, 2018 WHO WE ARE Ecclesia of Women in Asia (EWA) is an academic forum of Catholic women theologians in Asia.  EWA encourages and assists Catholic women in Asia to engage in research, reflection, and writing from a feminist perspective. It invites women towards doing theology that: … Continue reading EWA 8 Foodscapes: Gastronomy, Theologies and Spiritualities,   Catholic Asian Feminist Theological Orientation

EPIPHANY

by Julia Ong (first posted January 2014) Was it not when the reputation of the honourable Joseph was most vulnerable that his response to God was most just?   Was it not when Mary's virginity was evidently questionable that she was most true?   Was it not when the Holy Family had left home, found … Continue reading EPIPHANY

Feminist Ideology Criticisms, the Bible, and the Community by Agnes M. Brazal

How can feminists critique the ideological distortions (e.g. patriarchal ideologies) in Scripture, while affirming the normativity of Scripture for Christian life? This article builds on Sandra Schneider’s solidly argued response to this question and fills the lacuna of her hermeneutical model by identifying features which theological/ecclesial communities should ideally possess for effective ideology criticism of … Continue reading Feminist Ideology Criticisms, the Bible, and the Community by Agnes M. Brazal