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Mary from Nazareth by Bruna Battistella

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Published by Pauline Books & Media in Boston .
Written in English



  • Palestine,
  • Israel


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Edition Notes

StatementBruna Battistella ; translated by Deana Basile.
GenreBiography, Juvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsBT607 .B34 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1079370M
ISBN 100819847720
LC Control Number94002694

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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 Quran.. The gospels of Matthew and Luke in the New Testament and the Quran describe Mary as a virgin. In Matthew and Luke she is betrothed to Joseph. According to Christian theology she conceived Jesus through the Holy Spirit while still a : Date unknown; traditionally celebrated . Mary of Nazareth Catholic School, Darnestown, Maryland. likes. Mary of Nazareth Catholic School is comprised of three age-focused programs: early childhood, intermediate and middle school. We are. “Mary of Nazareth is the woman of a full and total ‘Here I am” to the Divine Will. In her ‘yes’, even when faced with the sorrow of the loss of her Son, we find complete and profound beatitude.” — Pope Benedict XVI Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC, is a member of the Congregation of . What was Mary’s life like in Nazareth? Her life revolved around her home, a mud brick house with a courtyard and two rooms – a front, public room with an awning, and a private room behind it. The house had a flat roof with exterior stairs and an awning of woven goats’ hair to protect against the sun.