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The Christianity Today women’s blog provides news and analysis from the perspective of evangelical women. We cover news stories and books related to international justice and evangelism, pregnancy and sexual ethics, marriage, parenting, and celibacy, pop culture, health and body image, raising girls, and women in the church and parachurch.

Her.meneutics was co-founded by Katelyn Beaty and Sarah Pulliam Bailey.

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The Top Her.meneutics Posts of 2011

December 28, 2011 10:54 AM

2011 was a year of tremendous growth for Christianity Today's women's blog, now entering its third year. First, in sheer numbers, we saw the number of readers nearly double since last year (to 1 million unique pageviews in 2011), and...

Top 10 Posts of the Month

July 1, 2011 11:46 AM

Her.meneutics devotees might notice two new names in our top 10 list below. Having only written for us a couple times, both women approached us boasting fascinating and varied CVs. Enuma Okoro (@tweetenuma) is a Nigerian-American who holds an MDiv...

The Top 10 Posts of 2011 - So Far

May 27, 2011 9:15 AM

Compiling top 10 lists give editors like me a chance to remember the good, hard work that has gone into their publications in recent days. Putting together the list below, the good, hard work that came to mind was primarily...

The Top 10 Her.meneutics Posts of the Year

December 29, 2010 11:10 AM

If Her.meneutics acts as a virtual water cooler for today's evangelical women, then our workplace was abuzz this year with discussions about sex: unnecessarily steamy plots on TV, modesty on college campuses, and flirting on Facebook and other websites. That...

Top 10 Posts of the Summer

October 14, 2010 10:54 AM

(10) Confessions of a Church-Skipping Mom, by Ellen Painter Dollar // Comments: 33 Is it better to attend church burnt out and stressed, or occasionally stay home but miss corporate worship? (9) Sexy Evangelism, by Amy Julia Becker //...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

August 20, 2010 9:15 AM

Thanks to all our regular readers and stumble-upon visitors for continuing to make Her.meneutics a lively, exciting blog to be a part of! The editors here especially want to acknowledge some new bloggers who have covered topics that matter and...

The Top 10 of 2010 -- So Far

July 8, 2010 10:54 AM

Thank you to Her.meneutics' faithful readers and stumble-upon visitors for making 2010 an excellent year thus far. We editors have seen a noticeable uptick in the number of visitors to the blog, and readers' comments are overwhelmingly deep-thinking, courteous, generous,...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

June 9, 2010 10:32 AM

(10) Her.meneutics' Summer Reading List // Comments: 5 What our regular bloggers are taking to the pool. (9) The Secret (Moral) Life of Babies, by Elrena Evans // Comments: 10 Does the fact that infants seem to have an...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

May 3, 2010 9:55 AM

(10) iHave an iPad, But at What Cost? by Amy Julia Becker // Comments: 5 Perhaps technological advances are challenging spiritual disciplines, such as prayer, contemplation, and waiting to hear from the Lord. (9) Cosmetic Surgery to the Glory...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

March 24, 2010 11:55 AM

Thanks to both faithful readers and stumble-upon visitors of the CT women's blog for making March a very successful month so far! We reviewed three new books that opened up important discussion about gender-based education, the toxic cosmetics industry, and...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

February 19, 2010 10:31 AM

(10) "China's Own Marriage Crisis," by Alicia Cohn // Comments: 6 Gender imbalance due to sex-specific abortions signals imminent crisis in the Chinese family. (9) "Hookup Culture: Mostly a Myth," by Donna Freitas, guest blogger // Comments: 8 Last...

Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 Days

January 21, 2010 4:57 PM

(10) "Disney Croaks with Newest Princess Film," by Elrena Evans // Comments: 13 The voodoo and black magic in The Princess and the Frog made for a disturbing movie-viewing experience. (9) "Consider the Vampire," by Laura Leonard // Comments: 10...

Top 10 Posts of the Last 30 Days

November 12, 2009 10:06 AM

Another month, another top-10 roundup. Thanks to all our regular readers and stumble-upon visitors for your thoughtful commentary on the topics we've recently covered — especially Wheaton College's search for its next president, what makes women happy, and online scams...

Top 10 Posts of the Last 30 Days

October 13, 2009 9:59 AM

The editors here at the CT women's blog are taking deep breaths after what has been a whirlwind month for the blog — and one that's seen plenty of thoughtful commentary from you, our readers. A quick glance at the...

Top 10 Posts of the Last 30 Days

September 8, 2009 1:11 PM

Welcome back to Her.meneutics after what was hopefully a restful Labor Day weekend for you and yours! If you didn't catch them the first time, here's a round-up of the most popular posts from August. In the month ahead, look...

Top 10 Most Popular Posts, v. 2

June 9, 2009 9:00 AM

Thank you to our readers and stumble-upon visitors for making the first month of the CT women's blog a success! Here are the top 10 posts you read and responded to since Her.meneutics launched on Thursday, April 2: (ten)...


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