Patty Kirk

Patty Kirk is writer in residence and professor of English at John Brown University in Arkansas. She is an award-winning writer and author of Confessions of an Amateur BelieverStarting from Scratch: Memoirs of a Wandering Cookand The Easy Burden of Pleasing God.

By Patty Kirk

If I, a woman, were to write the gospel of the entry of God into the world as one of us, I’m pretty sure I would not start with his human genealogy, as Matthew does.