Patristic / Tertullian On the Apparel of Women Book 1


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Summary of Tertullian On the Apparel of Women Book 1

Date: 200 C.E.

Description: Tertullian's On the Apparel of Women is a second work among a larger whole which deals with the subject of modesty in female dress. He draws heavily on scripture for his thesis, and notably takes the time to defend the authenticity and authority of the book of 1 Enoch.

Wood, Hannelie Feminist Perspectives on the Church Fathers' Beliefs Regarding Women, University of South Africa, 2017


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