"Sisters of the Spirit. should interest a wider audience These fascinating accounts can stand on their own Mr. Andrews has made them even more accessible by providing a comprehensive introduction and helpful footnotes. but he does not intrude on the text itself." --New York Times Book Review
." informative and inspiring reading." --The Journal of American History
Jarena Lee, Zilpha Elaw, and Julia Foote underwent a revolution in their own sense of self that helped to launch a feminist revolution in American religious life and in American society as a whole.