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Mary, Wife of Cleopas

How was she related to Jesus?

The third Mary at the cross is the most obscure. She is only mentioned once in the Gospel of John and only as the wife of Cleopas. Much of what we know comes from church tradition or inference.



Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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Judy Hansen

Writer, blogger. A burr in the saddle of lousy theology because bad theology costs lives. Author of Eight Biblical Women Who Changed the World.