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35. On the ambivalence of enslaved motherhood as represented in music, see Judith Tick and Melissa J. html (accessed December 6, 2009). 36. Mark 10:44; cf. Matthew 20:26–27, 23:11; Mark 9:35; and Luke 22:26 (NRSV). 37. 26; Ambrose, On Abraham, trans. Theodosia Tomkinson (Etna, CA: Center for Traditionalist Orthodox Studies, 2000) 14. 38. Basil of Caesarea acknowledged that masters can force sex on their enslaved women, but he chose not to penalize Christians for so doing, instead simply pronouncing these women not guilty; Canonical Letters 199, canon 49, in St.
Jacobs, Incidents, 32. Acta Andrea, ed. Jean-Marc Prieur, Corpus Christianorum, Series Apocryphorum 5–6 (Tournhout, Belgium: Brepols, 1989). Prieur dates the final edition of the Acts of Andrew to the second half of the second century, Acta Andrea, vol. 5, 414. English translation in New Testament Apocrypha, ed. Wilhelm Schneemelcher, trans. R. McL. Wilson, vol. 2 (Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox, 1992) 101–151. This incident is in Acts of Andrew, chaps. 17–22; New Testament Apocrypha, vol.
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