Order at: store.pcusa.org/... This unique new commentary series helps the preacher identify and reflect on the social implications of the biblical readings in the Revised Common Lectionary. The essays concentrate on the themes of social justice in the weekly texts and how those themes can be teachable moments for preaching social justice in the church.
Rape, Sati, Sexual slavery, Violence in empowerment systems, Sexual violence, Acid throwing, Breast ironing, Bride-buying, Mob violence, Bride burning, Violence against widows, Domestic violence, Labor camps, Dating violence, War and militarism, Marital rape, Murder of pregnant women, Violence against prostitutes these are the huge list of violence against women that is happening all around the globe every year but in very huge number in India.
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