Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Alice Ogden Bellis

Alice Ogden Bellis is Professor of Old Testament at Howard University School of Divinity. She is an ordained Presbyterian minister and the author of Helpmates, Harlots, and Heroes: Women's Stories in the Hebrew Bible and Doing the Twist to Amazing Grace. She is co-editor of Jews, Christians, and the Theology of Hebrew Scriptures and co-author of Science, Scripture, and Homosexuality. Dr. Bellis is an active member of the Society of Biblical Literature. She is the mother of two daughters.

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