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Dr Robyn Whitaker @robynjwhitaker Melbourne, Victoria

Biblical scholar @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity, writer, dog lover, UCA minister, feminist, procrastibaker. Co-host of @bythewellpod Opinions my own.

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Joined Twitter 6/19/17


@Greg_Carey https://t.co/YAKYJc2lLm
1/16
2020
From 2018 but still relevant. I have conversations with my female friends about this kind of invisible emotional la… https://t.co/Zy1v1VKrzL @adrianjackson @digorthodoxy @BradonFrench Don’t you dare all start on ordination! I leave the country and you’re j… https://t.co/9XjzTgQ1lf
1/15
2020
@BradonFrench Furthermore there is zero guarantee that removing resources from languages would mean they ended up in youth ministry. Zero! @BradonFrench while I agree with your overall point about mandating youth min training, you are working with an old… https://t.co/vUG93dDh1o @BradonFrench Why make it an either/or? In my first placement I taught Ancient Greek and ran the youth group as wel… https://t.co/GZeYF29KFx
1/14
2020
@TheCouchman @PilgrimTheolCol That is the best mug I’ve ever seen. I think you should liberate it for me! (And no,… https://t.co/MLlND5Du9M @MonkInDocs @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity Face to face only I’m afraid. We’re not quite set up for translation work… https://t.co/A3vohU82QJ @adrianjackson https://t.co/NEkRtAeTA4Guaranteed to be about the nerdiest place on campus, but you'll get to read about unicorns, trippy visions, and gru… https://t.co/D8VZPCvdS1
1/13
2020
Was brilliant to have my friend and colleague @dorothyalee join @bythewellpod podcast this week to discuss John 1:… https://t.co/o0LdCZqM6CPacking for an overseas holiday and currently the (fun) books are occupying 1/3 of the suitcase. #Priorities *Fun… https://t.co/eEleHLMzZN
1/12
2020
@MargMowczko https://t.co/5CI2TrboL7
1/9
2020
@gazalucci @DocAvvers Precisely why I do it. Good to leave the echo chamber. Although, I then watched some American… https://t.co/k5iknYNPT7 @joeycochran I feel your pain. @DocAvvers I mistakenly watched sky news for a bit yesterday where numerous farmers were interviewed on why they th… https://t.co/s4w4W5il6J
1/8
2020
"The posture of a bully" @BelindaJones68 https://t.co/goFiHgmIgTUp to $40 million now. Good on you @celestebarber_ Celeste Barber's bushfire appeal raises more than $30m for fire… https://t.co/sl6Jew8A6EDear international media, Craig Kelly is not a representative sample. Thanks.
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1/7
2020
@THR @rickygervais He doesn't call for no politics! He called out people for being hypocritical and ignoring the in… https://t.co/iAiXer3dG7 @DocAvvers That is a truly share-worthy tweet. (and, you didn't even have to swear yourself!)A blessed epiphany everyone. You may now take your Christmas decorations down.
1/6
2020
Part of the larger picture of environmental mismanagement by @ScottMorrisonMP and friends: locals are on extreme… https://t.co/cnMrsEeUCQHow NOT to do theology: @FlettJohn #WTFtheology https://t.co/A1SVWo0Neh @candidamoss So many, many things to combat here! And how does one even get to a point of equating biblical covetin… https://t.co/tmXfQPERB7 @FlettJohn My own complaint with this graphic is the rapture of the "church". I much prefer a theology of rapture o… https://t.co/SOfSuFuIv7
1/5
2020
1) Party-political advertising milking ADF support to civil agencies fighting bushfires is a clear breach of the (r… https://t.co/C2i6atg9eI
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1/4
2020
This thread 👇🏼 https://t.co/f9HC3MsM9cThis is quickly turning into an #HumanitarianCrisis and where are the leaders. #Tiredearth #ClimateChangehttps://t.co/9UOFRgvXPT
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1/3
2020
👇 https://t.co/xvI9mphACkWhat is happening in Australia today will become increasingly common around the world if we do not aggressively com… https://t.co/0h0L2HOARL
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1/2
2020
Honoured to be on this list with other female colleagues, including several others from @PilgrimTheolCol and the… https://t.co/9wBMbUUNwrACT leads the way on renewables #auspoI #ScottyFomMarketing https://t.co/9uy5aFlCPq
1/1
2019
Many places to donate here: https://t.co/NP8kNSL2k5Please pray for and donate to victims of bushfires and our firefighters who are working in horrendous conditions to… https://t.co/dfsSI0SAZf @ChrisABooth Yay! It will hopefully be here soon then. @Fotinit_Foz It is possible you know me too well!Somehow the impending new year has motivated me to spring clean the pantry and several other cupboards, purging the… https://t.co/smP17kKCqV
12/30
2019
Love this! Such Aussie spirit. #auspol https://t.co/jMhhAhrAH8
12/29
2019
@ChrisCsabs @smh It’s a fabulous and brave article.
12/27
2019
@paulargooder @jenn_straw @fluff35 Thanks Paula! This made my day. 😀At this time of compassion, a message on behalf of those in need Let them move on. All they’re asking for is to go… https://t.co/Lk7l2b5BsC
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12/26
2019
This one was fun to illustrate. @robynjwhitaker's great piece on the way that fetishisation of the Virgin Mary turn… https://t.co/VES4HbEYGX
Retweeted by Dr Robyn Whitaker @bairdjulia Merry Christmas Julia from my fur babies. https://t.co/cFhspbmbHW @debien_noel @dorothyalee Aw, thank you Noel. Merry Christmas to you too.
12/25
2019
Great work ⁦@bradchilcott⁩ An end to Morrison’s mean-spiritedness is the Christmas gift Australia needs | Australia… https://t.co/AnXa4Kg641 @BelindaJones68 He thinks God lives in the sky? Does he think the earth is flat still too? @MarkLPayne @dorothyalee Yes, something to do with biological determinism. Apparently all the animals get if! 🙄I'm fascinated that @dorothyalee and I both wrote articles about Mary, the mother of God, and almost all the commen… https://t.co/TUBQ7NbPbH
12/24
2019
Good on The Conversation for leading today’s email with two excellent Australian feminist theologians on reclaiming… https://t.co/6UaIsMWTML
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12/23
2019
Significant that @CTmagazine has distanced themselves from @realDonaldTrump #goodnews https://t.co/z3ea1xQuy6 @joelhollier That is my absolute favourite advent hymn. I want to sing it every week of advent.Thanks to ⁦@adrianjackson⁩ for joining the conversation for Dec 29. We spoke about refugees, politics, kingship, te… https://t.co/JcO7Uifftj
12/20
2019
Breaking: The US House of Representatives has impeached Donald Trump in a historic vote, finding the US President g… https://t.co/CC68jfguop
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12/19
2019
@MelindaSeed @bythewellpod I forget that so many churches still focus solely on men as exemplars of faith. Sigh. No… https://t.co/TFU50vQ7T9 @MelindaSeed @bythewellpod I'm interested you think it doesn't. I feel Mary's "yes" and here prophetic song looms l… https://t.co/Ec97kkWTa3 @CJHarvey56 Because the law allowed him to publicly shame her, which would have potentially ruined her as a suitabl… https://t.co/5r8ikynMGZ @SolaSisters C) none of the above.Mary's virginity looms large, but in this episode we noted what a legend Joseph was. He could have chosen to apply… https://t.co/VAWrASMGbf
12/17
2019
👇🏼 https://t.co/tf5Yx5qtE9 @heidi_reads https://t.co/LMp2Nw47t2This eloquent, heartfelt and insightful reflection on version 2 of the religious discrimination bill is a must read… https://t.co/q8jFr3SeEw
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12/16
2019
My latest for @ConversationEDU with @antheabatsakis. Part of their series on Gender and Christianity. Thanks… https://t.co/AEkq4kQJtV @ConversationEDU is running a series on Christianity and gender. In this one, Bill Loader writes about competing id… https://t.co/5au6LJp1Rl @FlettJohn https://t.co/s6i0BabOfl @MKensky This looks amazing!
12/15
2019
Thanks to the Global Church Project and @GrahamJGHill for highlighting women in theology! 120+ Australian and New… https://t.co/GvuCz0xiWj @cnridings Money! $$$$$$$ @seanfwinter @ChrisABooth A new government for both the UK and Australia?
12/13
2019
@joeycochran @mbird12 I did this to a senior scholar in my first grad class at the University of Chicago. Learned v… https://t.co/DaMgbU6KWL @MelindaSeed @ScottMorrisonMP I wonder what they teach about "the end" then? Serious question. I'm curious.A total failure of Government. Groundwater is precious and should not be commodified. #auspol Queensland school run… https://t.co/eofXsuuQHPI’m beginning to wonder how much @ScottMorrisonMP’s denial of climate change is related to his Pentecostalism. You… https://t.co/Dkm8uecdtE @mbird12 😂 I hear you! Even when I was a lowly post doc my USA students called me ‘Professor.’ It took a while to r… https://t.co/gKPgy2Z3Mi
12/12
2019
@ReverendBrendan I just read that stat too. Appalling. We are become far too much like America in all the wrong ways. #auspol @dorothyalee on how the ordination of women might help the Catholic Church and the problem of a representative male… https://t.co/6XV3xjfASOShame @ScottMorrisonMP #auspol - analysts noted that “the newly elected government continued to worsen performanc… https://t.co/2CIOCBFn4U
12/11
2019
@liammiller87 Baby Jesus was all about this. Oh, wait...(reads gospel) @mbird12 I take your point. It's hard to find it funny. But unfortunately there are toxic people in churches too wh… https://t.co/0stXMKS6wK“As smoke brought the city’s air quality to more than 11 times the hazardous level, Scott Morrison spoke in Sydney… https://t.co/eTef2ypc9qNew Zealand has competition.... Finland forms entirely women-led government, with world's youngest PM https://t.co/aOqhIxv3SJ
12/10
2019
@FlettJohn You were a strange teenager if you were reading the Book of martyrs. But perhaps we already knew that! 😉“Considering gender inequality is a well-known driver of domestic violence and abuse, peddling women’s subordinatio… https://t.co/1FLirgxPpn @redblacknotes @DocAvvers @GregChinery I've reported too. Under the "targeted harassment" policy. Just outrageous… https://t.co/OnE08yPARY
12/9
2019
The nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist church. HT Rev. Karen Clark Ristine. https://t.co/YRIl8me63y
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12/8
2019
@Greg_Carey @lhuber01 I'm inclined to agree with Greg. See if it gets past the editor!The 100th female bishop will be consecrated tomorrow. Peter Sherlock @UniDivinity writes that this cannot be dismis… https://t.co/5ejgpiI9yC
12/6
2019
@paulargooder @eerdmansbooks Yay. I look forward to it.Powerful images of #torture published by ⁦@nytimes⁩ There is no excuse for treating other humans in this way. None. https://t.co/FRhnixlUCtHow good is this? 🙄 https://t.co/p28H1AfW6G @adrianjackson @seanfwinter @NaomiWolfeAU @RobynWhitaker @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity Added to netflix list.... https://t.co/kJkG79CeOSAn Old Testament position in New Zealand: #academicjobs https://t.co/55rA00Oi21
12/5
2019
@adrianjackson @seanfwinter @NaomiWolfeAU @RobynWhitaker @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity How do you know this stuff?… https://t.co/o5jUnv4gJiI have an article that has to get finished this week so I spent most of the day reorganising all the books in my of… https://t.co/chKsYvYOYk @adrianjackson @seanfwinter @NaomiWolfeAU @RobynWhitaker @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity https://t.co/UODZhAeEW1 @seanfwinter @NaomiWolfeAU @RobynWhitaker @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity I’m going to see if I can weave unicorns in… https://t.co/LvaCMVTWTp @joelhollier So sorry to hear this. You are doing amazing work, embodying the gospel of Jesus. Don't let anyone else convince you otherwise.
12/4
2019
In our Advent 2 episode, we sat down with biblical scholar @seanfwinter to discuss the expansive vision of Isaiah 1… https://t.co/fHlNpn67Wv
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12/3
2019

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