"Zelophehad's Daughters" a famous piece of pro-women legislation written about four thousand years ago, and found in Deuteronomy 27
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The place traditionally thought to have been where Paul, Silas, Luke, and Timothy met with the women Synagogue on the banks of the Gangites River
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Mikveh, with a menorah in the foreground
Women from Smilevo wearing national costumes in 1913, Wikiwand
"Saint Paul and Saint Barnabas at Lystra" by Alessandro Salucci, circa 1630. Wikimedia Commons
The early christian basilica of panayia chrysopolitissa (Ayia Kyriaki) chapel on Cyprus
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The Atrium of a Roman house. In front of you is the impluvium, a small pool and well to collect rain water.
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A certain man from Cyrene, Simon, the father of Alexander and Rufus, was passing by on his way in from the country, and they forced him to carry the cross.
"Greet my dear friend Persis, another woman who has worked very hard in the Lord." The apostle Paul
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TRYPHENA and TRYPHOSA
Tryphena — From the Greek name Τρυφαινα (Tryphaina), derived from Greek τρυφη (tryphe) meaning "softness, delicacy."
Tryphosa — From the same Greek root word, meaning "delicate or dainty one," alternately, “thrice shining one,” or, more probably, “luxuriant.”
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Greet Mary, who worked very hard for you.
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I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me.
Paul, writing to the believers in Rome (Romans 16:1-2)
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For most of human history, literature took the form of unwieldy clay tablets and scrolls. The Romans streamlined the medium by creating the codex, a stack of bound pages that is recognized as the earliest incarnation of the book.
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Paul writing his epistless
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