|LC Classifications||BS2490.M2 M3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||54007446|
Mary of Bethany stands alone in the Gospels. She was the friend of Jesus, sharer of His secrets. She abides, uninhibited and limitless, an eternal emblem of adoration of Jesus/5. Practically everyone has heard of Mary of Magdala or Mary Magdalene, whose reputation has grown from popular books like The Da Vinci Code and from recent speculation about the contents of the Valentinian gnostic text known as the Gospel of Philip. But Mary of Bethany, associated with the other Mary (Matthew , ; c.f. Luke ), has not enjoyed much time in the /5. Adoration: Mary of Bethany - The Untold Story - Kindle edition by Kilpatrick, Martha. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Adoration: Mary of Bethany - The Untold Story/5(49). The Women of Easter: Encounter the Savior with Mary of Bethany, Mary of Nazareth, and Mary Magdalene by Liz Curtis Higgs. This is a moving book that will have you wanting to learn more. I for one have never studied the people of the bible like I should have. This book has made it so much easier for me to get to know the women of the bible/5.
Mary of Bethany. Category: Bible Studies Several Marys are written about in the New Testament, which can be confusing. Our study is based on the woman usually called Mary of Bethany. Mary was the sister of Martha, a widow and Lazarus whom Jesus raised from the dead. The family was good friends with. Matthew New Life Version (NLV) Mary of Bethany Puts Special Perfume on Jesus. 6 Jesus was in the town of Bethany in the house of Simon. Simon had a very bad skin disease. 7 A woman came with a jar of perfume. She had given much money for this. As Jesus ate, she poured the perfume on His head. Question: "Who was Mary of Bethany in the Bible?" Answer: Mary of Bethany is one of the most beautiful characters in all of Scripture, and we can learn valuable lessons from studying her life. Mary was the sister of Martha, and her . Mary of Bethany Puts Special Perfume on Jesus - It was six days before the special religious gathering to remember how the Jews left Egypt. Jesus came to Bethany where Lazarus lived. Jesus had raised Lazarus from the dead. They made supper for Him. Martha put the food on the table. Lazarus was at the table with Him. Mary took a jar of special perfume that cost much .
These are the final words (above) of this profound little book. Through the years, the life of Mary of Bethany has captured my heart. Jesus made it clear, she chose the better part. Him! Eric Gilmour's words do more than intrigue the mind. They sink deep, very deep, in fact, and satisfy the soul.5/5(13). Mary of Bethany is an exemplar of a person who suffers shame and heartbreak, if the story of the raising of Lazarus, in which she and her sister Martha figure largely, is understood in a certain way. This chapter examines the problem of suffering in connection with shame, desires of the heart, and heartbreak. Abstract: Mary of Bethany is one of the sweetest characters of whom we ever read in the sacred story of the Son of Man, and we can study her gentle spirit at . Of all the stories about women in the Bible, I personally think Mary of Bethany’s story is the most beautiful expression of intimate love for God in the form of Christ. Parts of Mary’s story are found in all four gospel accounts – Matthew , Mark , Luke and John Author: Jenn Arman.