Mother Mary, Who Do You Say That I Am ?
Holy Scripture recounts several declarations of who Jesus is, by various people. Jesus poses this question to his Apostles: “Who do you say that I am?” The answer to this question is the very core of all Christian belief.
In all Scripture, there is no report that Jesus ever asked His mother, Mary, to tell Him who she thought He was. Until some new found Dead Sea scrolls indicate otherwise, this discussion proceeds on the assumption that, indeed, Jesus never asked her this question.
Why should Jesus not ask her the same important, penetrating, profound question as He asked His apostles who