Thinking about Women in Family, Church, and Society

Jean Bethke Elshtain

Article Type: Perspective

Publication Date: 10/1/1997

Issue: Work and Family (Vol. 17, No 4, Fall, 1997)

We have been taught to find our value in work and public life, but work now consumes and does not give. Jesus offers a gift economy that can free us for meaningful service.

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