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Mary Magdalene and the Women Disciples in the Gospel of Luke

9th ANNUAL MARY OF MAGDALA CELEBRATION

July 21, 2017
Presenter:  Barbara Reid, O.P.

This celebration of the feast day of St. Mary of Magdala begins with Mass, followed by lunch and a lecture.  In her lecture, Sr. Reid offers an exploration of Luke's portrayals of women and the challenges that his ambiguous message about Mary Magdalene and women proclaimers of the Word pose for today's Church.

Sponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry

Barbara Reid, O.P., is vice president and academic dean and professor of New Testament studies at Catholic Theological Union at Chicago.


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