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My Mother Named Me to Protest the Patriarchy

A little girl’s subversive reinterpretation of the gospels

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I grew up in a faithful Catholic family in New York. Every Sunday, my parents, 2 brothers, and 4 sisters (Catholic birth control) dressed in our very best and walked to Mass at Cure of Ars Church.

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Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

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Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.