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"She has done what she could ..."

MARK 14:8


Dorothy Kelley Patterson, a homemaker, has been a lifelong helper to her husband Paige Patterson, former president of three Christian institutions of higher education and the Southern Baptist Convention. She has served as professor of theology in women's studies for almost four decades. With graduate and postgraduate degrees in theology, Dr. Patterson teaches, speaks, and writes for women. She is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, served on the founding board for the Council for Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, and attends Hunter’s Glen Baptist Church. The Pattersons reside in the Dallas, Texas area but travel extensively throughout the world. Their children Armour and Rachel Patterson as well as Carmen and Mark Howell, with their daughters Abigail and Rebekah, live in Texas as well. 

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the Jessica Pigg Blog

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the Study Bible for Women

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Talking is a Gift

" ... her name is synonymous with biblical womanhood ..."


Romanian university names Chair of Biblical Womanhood after Dorothy Patterson

SWBTS news release, Jan. 23, 2014

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Mrs. Patterson has spent her life teaching women what the Bible has to say about being a woman. Her years of devotion to excellence in academia and family have equipped her to train women to be both rigorous students of God’s Word and efficient workers in the home — a role she sees as a high calling and worthwhile endeavor. Readers can find articles here from Mrs. Patterson addressing a wide array of topics in theology, home, and ministry. 


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Mrs. Patterson's speaking schedule takes her around the world. Check here to see if she is available for speaking and teaching engagements.
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