5 Gals from Early Christian History You Should Get to Know

Last week we talked about “5 Guys from Early Christian History You Should Get to Know.” If early church fathers are off the radar for many Christians today, even more so are the early church mothers. The Church would be greatly enriched is this omission was remedied, after all most scholars today believe that the early church was filled with women who embraced the faith after encountering the message that they were of equal value and dignity (which was radical at the time and in many ways pioneered by the Christian Church). Zachary Perkins returns to  highlight five women in early church history who are honored as saints and considered models for our own lives.

(Read the rest at The Orant here…)

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