TITLE

Accusers, Mourners, Disciples: The Women of Luke's Passion Narrative

AUTHOR(S)
Osiek, Carolyn
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Bible Today;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on women involved in the Passion of Jesus Christ based on the Gospel according to Luke. The Jewish women involved in the early part of the Passion tale are at first the accusers who call for the crucifixion of Jesus and the release of the bandit Barabbas. There are also women who cried during the march of Jesus to his crucifixion, when Jesus called them "Daughters of Jerusalem." The women who witness his resurrection include Mary Magdalene, Joanna, and Mary the mother of James.
ACCESSION #
50407894

 

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