Clement of Alexandria: “Woman has the same spiritual dignity as man.” AD 198

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Clement of Alexandria (c. 150 – c. 215)  Head of the Catechetical School of Alexandria

 

 

“Woman has the same spiritual dignity as man.  Both of them have the same God, the same Teacher, the same Church.  They breathe, see, hear, know, hope, and love in the same way.  Beings who have the same life, grace and salvation are called … to the same manner of being.”  ~ Paedagogus, 1,4

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