Mary is the Mother of God because she is the mother of Jesus, Who is God…

Posted December 31, 2018 10:01 pm by Editor

Mary is the Mother of God because she is the mother of Jesus, Who is God…

January 1 is the Solemnity (Holy Day) of Mary, Mother of God. To call Mary the “Mother of God” must not be understood as a claim for Mary’s motherhood of divinity itself, but in the sense that Mary was mother of Jesus, who is truly God. The Council of Ephesus in 431—long before the schisms with the Eastern churches and the Protestants—proclaimed “Mother of God” a theologically correct title for Mary…

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