You are hereHomeBible ReviewDecember 2004 Page Numbers Yes No Bible Review 20:6, December 2004 Thecla: The Apostle Who Defied Women’s DestinyBy David R. Cartlidge 025 Who was Thecla? Little known today, especially in Protestant churches, Thecla of Iconium enjoyed fame perhaps second only to Mary, mother of Jesus, in the early Christian era. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.