Mary Magdalene

On 22 July each year, the Christian community venerates a saint who is the single best argument for why women should be priests
St. Mary's was where JFK and Jacqueline Bouvier got married in 1953.
Although these verses are found in the Gospel of John, one of our latest gospels, this little fragment of tradition stands alone and unique.
Late in the night, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene heard the news coming from North Carolina. Late in the night, a sweeping anti-LGBT bill overturned local ordinances protecting gay and transgender people.
There is no evidence in the bible or church history to suggest that Mary Magdalene was a prostitute.
Researchers in Israel believe they may have discovered an ancient town that was home to Mary Magdalene — the first witness of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
On the question of whether the documentary was accurate, Sheinman said he would leave the matter to theologians and academics
The final episode focuses on Mary Magdalene. According to the Gospels, she was a faithful follower of Jesus, but might she have been more than that -- perhaps even a lover, or Jesus' wife? Inquiring minds want to know.
Shortly after his election, Francis called for a new theology of women, saying that "it is necessary to broaden the opportunities for a stronger presence of women in the church." To date, the church hasn't gotten the memo.
Artifacts and archaeology can be a way to take us out of ourselves, to transport us to a time and place not our own, in hopes
They marry, but she's not simply "Mrs. Jesus." She is a partner in redemption referred to as the "Daughter of God" and "The Bride of God."
(RNS) Another day, another stunning blockbuster report that … Jesus was married! And to Mary Magdalene! And so it continues
If you ask most New Testament scholars whether Jesus was likely married the mantra is a firm and dogmatic "no" -- there is not a shred of historical evidence that he was ever married or had children.
But Greg Carey, professor of New Testament at Lancaster Theological Seminary, said the story was already well known to Bible
It’s called “The Lost Gospel” and it’s based off of manuscripts found in British Library dating back more than 1,400 years written in Syriac, the language spoken by Jesus himself. It claims Jesus had a secret family made up of two sons and a wife.
I just find it hard to believe that this wandering rabbi and his gang of 12 surely horny men were unmarried and celibate.