Abortion and Miscarriage in the Ancient Near East

How was miscarriage and abortion understood in the ancient Near East? 

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Passion Sarcophagis

Early Christian Converts

Those who joined the Christian movement believed they had experienced the risen Christ

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Noah and Gilgamesh

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Women in Early Christianity

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