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Title: Jesus and the Adulteress
Author(s): WATSON, Alan
Volume: 80 Issue: 1 Date: 1999
Many factors contribute to a re-examination of the story of the adulterous woman (John 7,53-8,11). This essay responds to these factors by its defense of the suggestion that the woman is a re-married divorcee, at fault not with the Mosaic Law, but with the teaching of Jesus on divorce.