These two passages – Mary and Martha and The Canaanite Woman, upset many women.
In both they have Jesus speaking in the way we don’t expect – without graciousness and respect.
Dr Rose-Marie Prosser Rose Marie studied science and obtained a PhD in Chemistry before her journey into theological study. She has been a lecturer at the Yarra Theological Union, teaching the units “Faith, Religion and Spirituality in Contemporary Society" and "Scripture for RE teachers”. She works with teachers throughout Victoria.