Mary Magdalen: Myth and Metaphor

Mary Magdalen: Myth and Metaphor

Susan Haskins


the normal suggestion of Mary Magdalen has been considered one of a prostitute who dedicated herself to following the methods of Jesus. All that readers understand of the genuine Mary Magdalen comes from 4 biblical references within the gospels. utilizing facts from early Christian writings, medieval sermons, and the artwork and literature of approximately 2,000 years, Haskins indicates how Mary Magdalen got here to epitomize the of girls within the Church and in society. ninety illustrations.

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