St. Phoebe the Deaconess and the Role of Women in Ministry

Over the next several months, I will be teaching an adult Sunday school class at my parish wherein we will be studying St. Paul’s Epistle to the Romans.  I hope to turn each week’s lesson into a post or two on this blog.  As a first reflection on the Epistle to the Romans, we consider the people involved in the sponsorship and composition of the epistle, and what the ramifications are for our…