“Bishops avoid firm statement about ‘Re-Imagining’” Good News July/August 1994

Breaking the Silence” The Boston Sunday Globe


Dottie Chase “UMC Women get taste of Sophia Worship” News 1994


Des Moines Sunday Register:

  • Louise Noun “Carrie Chapman Catt, a bigot?”
  • Linda Chavez “Not all women want combat duty”
  • Linda Ellerbee “Falling for an obvious con game”

Jeanne Devine “Faith Forum” The United Methodist Review August 8, 1997


Faith Forum The United Methodist Review February 25, 1994

Faith Forum The United Methodist Review March 11, 1994

Judy Foreman “Osteoporosis Rising in Young Females” The Boston Globe June 1995


Ellen Goodman “The sufragists struggle” The Boston Globe


Robert Lacville “You will not excise my daughter”


“MCC plans May celebration of ecumenical focus on women”


Articles on “Re-Imagining” Conference 1994

  • Elaine Justice “Spiritual development, sense of purpose vital to healthy aging” The United Methodist Review
  • Thomas S. McAnally “Evangelical caucus remains disturbed by women’s ‘Re-imagining’ conference” The United Methodist Review
  • “The image and the imagining” Forward
  • Bill Broadway “‘Re-Imagining’ Foments Uproar Against Presbyterians” The Washington Post
  • Allison Jones “Women’s Conference angers church groups in Triangle” The Raleigh News & Observer

Articles on “Re-Imagining” Conference 1993-94

  • Thomas C. Oden “Encountering the Goddess at Church” Good News November/December 1993
  • Dottie Chase “United Methodist Women Get Taste of Sophia Worship” Good News
  • Faye Short “Shocking Conference Challenges Orthodoxy” Good News January/February 1994
  • James V. Heidinger II “‘Re-Imagining’ Rejects Historic Christianity” Good News January/February 1994
  • “Dear Ms. Sohl” Good News January/February 1994
  • Diane Huie Balay “Participant Defends Controversial Conference” The United Methodist Review February 11, 1994
  • Stephen L. Sweckler “Be alert to old idol’s hazards, opportunities What should we make of Sophia theology?” The United Methodist Review February 11, 1994
  • Denise Johnson Stovall “Women’s Division sends video-taped response to criticism from conference” The United Methodist Review February 11, 1994
  • Newscope August 12, 1994
  • The Nine of Us “Ideas for Action to Affirm Women Doing Theology”
  • The Nine of Us “A Time of Hope – A Time of Threat: A Gathering of Personal Stories”
  • The Nine of Us “To All Who Signed ‘A Time of Hope – A Time of Threat’”

Diego Ribadeneira “Still facing resistance, women ministers expand clergy’s role” The Spiritual Life February 7, 1998


Cheryl Sanders “Roundtable Discussion: Christian Ethics and Theology in Womanist Perspective” Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion


“The War Against Women” U.S. News and World Report March 28, 1994