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The Meaning of Mary Magdalene
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Cynthia Bourgeault
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-14 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

Mary Magdalene is one of the most influential symbols in the history of Christianity—yet, if you look in the Bible, you’ll find only a handful of verses that speak of her. How did she become such a compelling saint in the face of such paltry evidence? In her effort to
The Gospel of Mary
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Esther De Boer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-20 - Publisher: A&C Black

The success of Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code has raised new interest in Mary Magdalene and in the Gospel of Mary. Here, the author examines Mary Magdalene's influence on the beginnings of Christianity and asks what was her impact and her message? And furthermore, what became of her and her
The Meanings of Mary Magdalene
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Tristan Campbell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

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The Gospel of Mary Magdalene
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Jean-Yves Leloup
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-02-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Restores to the forefront of the Christian tradition the importance of the divine feminine • The first complete English-language translation of the original Coptic Gospel of Mary, with line-by-line commentary • Reveals the eminence of the divine feminine in Christian thought • Offers a new perspective on the life of
The Fly in the Ointment: The Mysteries of Mary Magdalene
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Jennifer Smith
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-23 - Publisher: Lulu.com

Mary Magdalene was the principle witness of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus as told in the Christian gospels: the grief-stricken scarlet woman at the foot of the cross, clutching her jar of ointment, her hair loose like that of the maenads. Yet by the sixth century, Mary, once