Antoninette Brown Blackwell is Made First Female Minister in U.S. of Congregational Church Hot

Antoninette Brown Blackwell is Made First Female Minister in U.S. of Congregational Church

Antoinette Brown Blackwell

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Antoinette Brown Blackwell becomes the first female minister in the United States when she is ordained by the Congregationalist Church.

She is also an ardent supporters of women's rights, but unlike many of her contemporaries she frames her arguments in the language of traditional Christianity.

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