Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D.

Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D.

Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D., is Vice President, Academic Dean, and Professor of New Testament Studies at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. A Dominican sister of Grand Rapids, Sr. Reid holds a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from The Catholic University of America, as well as an M.A. in Religious Studies and a B.A. from Aquinas College. She is immediate past President of the Catholic Biblical Association of America.  

Sr. Reid is the author of Wisdom’s Feast: An Invitation to Feminist Interpretation of the Scriptures (Eerdmans Press, 2016), Abiding Word: Sunday Reflections (3 volumes; Liturgical Press, 2011-2013), Taking Up the Cross: New Testament Interpretations Through Latina and Feminist Eyes (Fortress Press, 2007), The Gospel According to Matthew: New Collegeville Bible Commentary Series (Liturgical Press, 2005), Parables for Preachers (3 volumes; Liturgical Press, 1999-2001), and Choosing the Better Part? Women in the Gospel of Luke (Liturgical Press, 1996). She is general editor for a new 58-volume feminist commentary on the Bible, The Wisdom Commentary Series (Liturgical Press), of which the first three volumes appeared in November 2015. She has also led many study trips and retreats in the Holy Land.

Praise for Barbara Reid

“With finely honed critical skills, Barbara Reid, O.P., carefully examines the biblical tradition through a lens sensitive to women's concerns.”
– Dianne Bergant, Catholic Theological Union

“Sr. Barbara Reid is one of the most prominent leaders in the advancement of critical studies about women in the Bible in the 21st century.”
– Ahida Calderón Pilarski, Ph.D., Saint Anselm College

“No one is more suited to expound the rich tradition of Women in the Bible than Barbara Reid, who has devoted many years of scholarship to this growing field of inquiry and delight.”
– Carolyn Osiek, RSCJ, Brite Divinity School

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  1. An Introduction to a Feminist Interpretation of the Bible
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    Take an insightful approach to Scripture with a leading New Testament scholar as your guide. This series explores the Bible through the fascinating lens of feminism. Looking at both the Old and New Testaments, award-winning professor Sr. Barbara E. Reid will teach you different ways to approach the Scriptures from a feminist perspective. In doing so, you will uncover new outlooks that enable spiritual flourishing for women and men. Embark on this fascinating exploration today.

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  4. Audio Bundle: The Acts of the Apostles + The Gospel of Luke - 10 CDs Total
    Sr. Laurie Brink, O.P., Ph.D. and Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D. Learn More
  5. Video/Audio Bundle: An Introduction to a Feminist Interpretation of the Bible + Women and the Bible - 10 Discs Total
  6. Audio Bundle: An Introduction to a Feminist Interpretation of the Bible + Women and the Bible - 10 CDs Total
  7. Audio Bundle: Meet the Real Mary Magdalene + Women and the Bible - 7 CDs Total
    Fr. Raymond F. Collins, S.T.D & Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D. Learn More
  8. Audio/Video Bundle: Meet the Real Mary Magdalene + Women and the Bible - 7 Discs Total
  9. Bundle: Toward the Blessed Life: Knowing and Living the Beatitudes + The Gospel of Luke - 14 CDs Total
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    Fr. Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D. and Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D. Learn More
  12. Bundle: The Gospel of Mark + The Gospel of Luke - 10 CDs Total
    Fr. John R. Donahue, S.J., S.T.L., Ph.D. & Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D. Learn More
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  15. Audio/Video Bundle: The Acts of the Apostles + The Gospel of Luke - 10 Discs Total
    Sr. Laurie Brink, O.P., Ph.D. and Sr. Barbara E. Reid, O.P., Ph.D. Learn More

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