Faith to Follow: Mary Magdalene

One of the most significant people in the life of Jesus was a woman – Mary of Magdala. Fr. Mike combines the gospel stories to construct what we know about this Mary. She used her resources to help pay for the expenses of Jesus and those who traveled with him. She may have been cured “of seven demons”. He discusses the idea that perhaps she was not a prostitute. She stood by Jesus at the cross and was one of the first to see him after the Resurrection.

Fr. Mike looks at this story of Mary and what it has to say to us today. There is much in the life of this woman that all can emulate