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Published by Morrow Junior Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Legends.,
  • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint.,
  • Protevangelium Jacobi -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Saints.

Book details:

About the Edition

An account of the life of the Virgin Mary, from her own birth through her early years and education at the Temple to the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMarianna Mayer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT607 .M35 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL691784M
ISBN 100688140610, 0688140629
LC Control Number97038944

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  The ancient world through the eyes of a young Jewish woman—Mary of Nazareth. Mary was born into a Palestine oppressed by Herod the Great; she is accustomed to living with uncertainty and unrest. But when her beloved father is wrongly imprisoned by /5. "Michael Hesemann brings the work of careful scholarship to bear in Mary of Nazareth, and gives a book rich in research and redolent of a healthy respect for Our Lady and her only Son, Jesus Christ Our Lord." — Mark P. Shea, Author, Mary, Mother of the Son. p>"Through historical, archaeological and textual research, Hesemann takes us on a lively adventure that sheds Price: $ Young Mary of Nazareth Marianna Mayer Buy this book Citing sources from the Gospels, the Apocrypha and early saints/mystics' writings, Mayer (The . A personal interpretation of the Virgin Mary's girlhood, illustrated with luminous reproductions of fine art by Giotto, Fra Fillipo Lippi, Rossetti, Georges de La Tour, and others. Mayer (Pegasus, p. , etc.) bases her readable narrative on Apocryphal materials, stories she heard as a girl, and Gospel text; Mary is characterized as an uncommonly wise, gentle, and courageous child. .

Mary was a Jewish peasant girl in a small village called Nazareth. Soon after puberty she became pregnant and married a young man called Joseph. She bore a son called Jesus. Her son was extraordinary. She watched as he taught and preached in the Galilean countryside. A good Jewish mother, she anguished as she saw him make powerful enemies. Mary was a first-century Galilean Jewish woman of Nazareth, the wife of Joseph, and the mother of Jesus, according to the canonical gospels and the Qur'an (Mary in Islam).. The gospels of Matthew and Luke in the New Testament and the Qur'an describe Mary as a virgin. In Matthew and Luke she is betrothed/Erusin to Joseph. According to Christian theology she conceived Born: day unknown; traditionally celebrated . What did Mary look like? Mary, the future mother of Jesus of Nazareth was a young peasant girl, probably less than five feet tall, with glossy black hair oiled and parted in the center, the center parting painted with red or purple dye.; She’d have been robust, sturdy, with plump little breasts and strong brown hands callused from work.; Her teeth would have been good, maybe better . Mary of Nazareth. 5, likes 5 talking about this. Official Fan Page for MARY OF NAZARETH Film. This page is maintained by Ignatius Press and Carmel ers: 5K.