Motherhood Mythology – Book

BYMotherhood Mythology

Glenys Livingstone.

A thesis


to the Faculty of the Graduate Theological Union

in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts, Berkeley California December 1981.

First printed in 1984 – Berkeley, California. ABN# 8709725 University of NSW Library

Published in 1999, Donald MacLean Desktop Publishing, NSW.

Vierge Ouvrante pl 176 Neumann

“Vierge Ouvrante” Closed. Erich Neumann, The Great Mother, plate 176.



“Vierge Ouvrante” Open. Erich Neumann, The Great Mother, plate 177.

Most theology has been done from the point of view of the (male) child, hardly ever from the point of view of the nurturing parent who has most often been the woman as mother.

I came to this thesis with the question: “What is the reality of the nurturing parent – how might they theologise?”

(c) Glenys Livingstone 1981


Naturalistic Paganism

A community of Naturalistic & Humanistic Pagans

Celebration of Gaia

Marking Our Time on Earth

Exploring the F-word in religion at the intersection of scholarship, activism, and community.

Stuart McHardy

A Lad o Pairts Speaks

Feral Words

Blog posts/essays & photos by William A. Young, linking travel, hiking, mythology, and some associated odds-and-ends

%d bloggers like this: