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Can we really call the women in Luke’s Gospel disciples?


As the church in Ireland begins to discuss synodality and as the cry for respect for women becomes louder in wider society, the question of the role of women within our church has emerged as one of the key topics for discussion. This article aims to ground that discussion in the scriptural image of women that emerges in Luke’s Gospel.

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