WOMEN & Leadership

Making America Christian: a forgotten history
by Priscilla Pope-Levison

“I no longer ask the question, Were there any women? Nor do I ask, Where have all the women gone? Now I know, at least in part. They’ve underwritten the legacy of American religion, which, until now, has been overwritten by the lives and legacy of their male counterparts. No more, however. It is time to write women evangelists into the history of American religion because our take on American religion is different—changed—by their ubiquitous presence, their bold initiatives, their fascinating personalities…”

Read more at … http://www.patheos.com/blogs/spiritchatter/2014/03/making-america-christian-a-forgotten-history/