Margaret R. Miles is professor emerita of historical theology at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. She is the author of Beyond the Centaur: Imagining the Intelligent Body.
Actress, Empress, Saint
Empress Theodora is mainly known through the writings of a man who hated her. But there's more to her story.
The Holy Poor in Early Christianity
Charity, Reward, and Atonement in Early Christianity
A review of Peter Brown and David J. Downs
Belief in the incarnation places suffering bodies within the realm of Christian responsibility.
Conversions to Confessions
A review of Robin Lane Fox
Confessions is not primarily about Augustine at all; it is about God’s activity in the particularity of Augustine’s life.
The Thousand-Year Story of the Survival and Influence of the Lost Gospels
Phil Jenkins's abundant evidence gives lie to the traditional assumption that all but the four canonical Gospels were effectively squelched in the fourth century.
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