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St. Mary Magdelene Comments

She is called "the Penitent". St. Mary was given the name 'Magdalen' because, though a Jewish girl, she lived in a Gentile town called Magdale, in northern Galilee, and her culture and manners were those of a Gentile. St. Luke records that she was a notorious sinner, and had seven devils removed from her. She was present at Our Lords' Crucifixion, and with Joanna and Mary, the mother of James and Salome, at Jesus' empty tomb. Fourteen ... Continue Reading

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  1. kayla
    5 years ago

    i think she is a very wonderful saint p.s. i also picked her for my confirmation saint

  2. Raquel
    5 years ago

    :] i picked her for my confirmation name.

  3. Alisha
    5 years ago

    Mary Magdalene is a beautiful saint, which, in my opinion did not get enough credit for her love of Jesus. Especially in the Old Testament scriptures.

  4. Rachel
    5 years ago

    I thought she had a very important and interesting life. I also picked her for my conformation name.

  5. marry
    5 years ago

    i picked her for my conformation name. she sounds nice!:)

  6. Elz
    5 years ago

    I am doing her for R.E homework. She is a very detailed saint - her background history is interesting. Im glad I picked her.

  7. eileen
    5 years ago

    i picked her because she is very interesting . Thanks for all the information.

  8. Erin
    5 years ago

    yeah, im doing her for Confirmation to(: typing the essay is a pain in the butt, but Mary Magdelene is very interesting.

  9. Mariel
    5 years ago

    I'm doing a report on her for confirmation. She interesting, but I had wanted to do someone else at first, but now I'm glad I picked her.

  10. Bailey
    5 years ago

    I am also doing a report on her she seems interesting! Thanks for the information!

  11. Magdalene
    5 years ago

    i also chose her for my confirmation:D

  12. rachel
    5 years ago

    im doing a report on her too! she is very interesting! :)

  13. Skylar
    5 years ago

    She is Awesome! im doing a report thing about her!! :) i love her!

  14. lauren
    5 years ago

    i'm getting confirmed in december and i chose St.Mary Magdalene. i chose her because i believe she is a role model for sinners and forgivness is what God wants from us humans. GO MARY MAGDALENE!!!!!

  15. Brittany
    5 years ago

    even tho im in the 5th grade i go to a catholic school im not im black but i go a saints school st.norbert in the name of the father and son n the holy sprit amen

  16. Brittany
    5 years ago

    This was extremely helpful im getting confirmed and she is the saint i chose. She is an amazing woman

  17. shanika
    5 years ago

    this does not not give me information i want

  18. Vicki Hilder
    5 years ago

    I am not Catholic, I am not even religious, but I am tracing back my family history and note my g/grandparents who were married in the Catholic church, named their first born son FRANCIS JAMES ST MARY WARD. I am curious to know if this was a common occurrence, to name a male child St Mary .....?

  19. Vincent
    5 years ago

    I like her for she is a good example to each of us.

  20. Amy
    5 years ago

    why doesn't this tell when she was born and died

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