THE GOSPEL OF MARY MAGDALENE is a new opera soon to be performed in San Francisco: Sue Gilmore: Mary Magdalene is the subject of San Francisco Opera's latest commission; let the talking points take off By Sue Gilmore Contra Costa Times Posted:...Show More Summary
From the Gospel of John: Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple,...Show More Summary
Once upon a time, in the days of gluttonous yore-the 1980s-the celebrated Burgundian hill town of Vézelay, crowned by the Basilica of Mary Magdalene, was known as "a site of gastronomic pilgrimage." Rarely did anyone evoke Magdalene's relics or her UNESCO World Heritage Site shrine. Show More Summary
A male primary school teacher who began a new term as a woman has been found dead.Pupils at St Mary Magdalen's C of E Primary School in Accrington, Lancashire, were told in December that Nathan Upton should be addressed as Miss Meadows after the Christmas break.This week they were informed that their teacher, Lucy Meadows, had died. Show More Summary
"An article on Wednesday about the refusal by Ireland’s prime minister, Enda Kenny, to officially apologize to survivors of a Roman Catholic workhouse system that kept generations of young Irish women and girls in virtual slavery referred incorrectly to Mary Magdalene. Show More Summary
By Frank Moraes I'm always interested in how Christians perceive the work of Jesus. When Mary Magdalene was sick, Jesus cured her and she stuck by him throughout the Passion and beyond. But Christians are more likely to send their problems away. Show More Summary
“I’m in love with Mary Magdalene!” Henry Wagons bellows early on his new duets EP, Expecting Company? Of course he is.
Metaphorical interpretations aside, the apparent confirmation of Jesus of Nazareth and Mary of Magdalene as the ultimate biblical power couple has spawned a movement.
Does Baroque art burn more calories than other genres? What did that couple in leather pants say about Mary Magdalene looking hot? Was Luca Giordan0 the first street artist? Is linseed oil more environmentally friendly than egg tempura? These are questions that naturally occur when seeing a Caravaggist exhibition in LA. I’m kidding... sort [...]
MOSCOW (AFP).- Russian art experts have uncovered what is believed to be an original Rubens painting in a small-town museum in the Urals mountains region, its director said Friday. The painting called "Mary Magdalene in mourning with...Show More Summary
Joni Mitchell once called fame "a glamorous misunderstanding." As America's finest living Canadian songwriter (tied with Neil Young), few musicians have understood its nature so well. In the 1960s and 70s, Mitchell was Mary Magdalene to Dylan's folk-rock messiah, making music that was bittersweet and relatable, carrying what Dylan begat even further. Show More Summary
Based on the novel by Ki Longfellow, the film tells the story of biblical figure Mary Magdalene. read more
GIRL POWER!! The musical ladies who promote feminism with a cheeky edge AKA the Spice Girls held a mini reunion Wednesday evening to support Sporty Spice Melanie C. during her last night as Mary Magdalene in Jesus Christ Superstar! Emma Bunton and Geri Halliwell turned up for the show's finale performance (it moves to the US and [...]
Post by Adriana VelezFor about as long as Christianity has been in existence, Jesus has usually been considered celibate. An unmarried, chaste, monk-like, bachelor kind of guy. Definitely not doing the deed with Mary Magdalene, despite...Show More Summary
We've heard Melanie C belt out a song that Andrew Lloyd Weber wrote for Jesus' favorite gal pal, but now we get to see what the Spice Girl will look when she plays her on stage this fall. Check out the first image of Scary Spice as Mary Magdalene (above) in AWL's Jesus Christ Superstar revival. Mel [...]
John Adams 'The Gospel According to the Other Mary' sparks debate among religious scholars about who exactly is this. Mary Magdalene? Mary of Bethany? Someone else? Mary, the mother of Jesus, needs no introduction to much of humankind. But the "other Mary" of the New Testament — or "Marys," as the case may be — is a more elusive figure.
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, was on Sunday awarded with the Polish Orthodox Church’s Order of Mary Magdalene, 1st Class, the Polish Catholic News Agency (KAI) reported.
Christ Appearing to Mary Magdalene, Duccio di Buoninsegna, 1311. As any reader of the New Testament knows, there are several women named Mary and scripture is not clear as to which is which. Meanwhile, readers make a number of assumptions regarding Mary Magdalene, most of which are unsubstantiated in scripture. Show More Summary
This week on Pretty Little Liars, Hanna and Aria spend some quality time in an insane asylum with Mona getting all Da Vinci Code with her wordplay. I can't wait until we figure out how Mary Magdalene fits into all this. While half of...Show More Summary
Continuing on with our NLM "policy" of promoting Catholic academic institutions which seek to foster Pope Benedict's new liturgical movement, we are pleased to present the following video which shows the College of St. Mary MagdalenShow More Summary