Posts Tagged ‘Perpetual Virginity’

Overcoming Loneliness, Are You Called to be a Lay Dominican? Perpetual Virginity and NFP and More!

By TITO EDWARDS | Overcoming Loneliness by Fr. Ed Broom of Catholic Exchange –

Are You Called To Be A Lay Dominican? – J. Babarsky, Dead Philosopher’s Society

“Mr. Ray” – Stacy Trasancos PhD

The Virgin Birth, Perpetual Virginity &…

The Witness of the Fathers and the Church to the Perpetual Virginity of Mary

By Mark Shea |
Patristic sources who affirm that Mary’s Perpetual Virginity was taught by the Apostles include:

• the author of the Protoevangelium of James: “And behold, an angel of the Lord stood by [St. Anne], saying, &lsquo…

John’s Witness to Mary’s Perpetual Virginity

By Mark Shea |
In discussing the evidence for Mary’s Perpetual Virginity, another point also deserves mention. Suppose, despite all the evidence to the contrary, that Mary did give birth to other children besides Jesus. What, then, are we to mak…

Joseph’s Witness to Mary’s Perpetual Virginity

By Mark Shea |
The average modern reader of Matthew assumes Joseph disbelieved Mary and wanted to divorce her as an adulteress. Pictures come to the mind very easily of a Mary “pregnant out to there” and fumbling to explain to a skeptica…

Mary’s Witness to Her Perpetual Virginity

By Mark Shea |
It is no secret that ancient Judaism, like the Church, prized the goods of marriage and family. But Judaism had room for celibacy too, if practiced for religious reasons. The best known example is the rabbi named Jesus of Nazareth….

Wikatechesis™ – Perpetual Virginity of Mary


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The doctrine of the perpetual virginity of Mary expresses the Virgin Mary’s “real and perpetual virginity even in the act of giving birth to Jesus the Son of God made Man”. According to the doctrine, Mary was ever-virgin for the whole of her life, making Jesus her only biological son, […]