This paper will describe the fivefold stages for women’s initiation. Eve as the mother of all living, is first. Second, Sarah, Abraham’s wife presents the second challenge with her marriage and family relationships. Third is Mary the Mother of Jesus. Mary Magdalene is the fourth challenge in what she represents. Finally, Zion as the mother of all presents the last and final challenge on this pathway. to goddess-hood. Join us as we explore further—and be prepared for some surprises along the way.
C. Jess Groesbeck (read by Anne B. Wilde)