Women in the Christian Tradition

Designation: CHUR 4033

This seminar course will explore the biblical, theological, and historical understandings of women in the Christian tradition. It will emphasize women’s lived religious experiences, female leaders, and changing views of women’s roles throughout Christian history. Students will read both primary and secondary source texts related to women from throughout Christian history.

Recommended Prior Study

  • Completion of, or concurrent enrolment in, CHUR 2033, History of Christianity.


Dr. Melody Maxwell
Associate Professor of Church History: 902-585-2223: melody.maxwell@acadiau.ca