Spirituality

Mary Magdalene wasn’t Jesus’ wife

Jul 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Spirituality

22nd July and the day of Mary Magdalene; for centuries the church conflated two separate incidents to suggest Mary was a “sinful woman”, a prostitute, and in modern times people try to suggest she was Jesus’ wife.

If she was, why didn’t the opponents of the early Church say the Christian stuff was all nonsense? “Sure, don’t be believing all that stuff, doesn’t he live down the street there with his wife and kids!”

If she was, how did Peter became the leader of the Jesus movement? Look at what happens when the …