Tag Archive for womens history

Faith of A Mustard Seed

Barbara Woods Washington

“O woman, great is your faith!”  (Matthew 15:21-28).  This New Testament use of faith is a double tradition known as ‘The Syrophoenician Woman’ (Mark 7:27-30)  This woman whose daughter was severely ‘demon-possessed’, even as a foreigner, had gotten the word…

Proud Black feminist

In a world that is dominated by men, especially White men, feminism is, for me, an empowering concept. It is a movement, which in the United States, according to Wikipedia, is aimed at “defining, establishing and defending equal social, economic…