The Alabaster Jar
seeing the Gospel through the eyes of Mary Magdalen
by Theresia Saers
first published in Dutch as Een albasten kruik by Theresia Saers. Tilburg, Syntax; published on www.womenpriests.org with permission of the author and publisher.
Visit our “honour” page to see a tribute to Theresia.
- In Remembrance of her
- Mary of Bethany, an Alert Listener
- A Conflict with the Pharisees
- New Beginnings
- Alas, to Be a Woman
- Bethany of the Privileges
- A Woman Disciple
- Mary, surnamed the Magdalene
- A Dangerous Rabbi
- A New Outlook
- A New Kingdom
- ´Say, Our Father.´
- You are the light of the world
- The Alabaster Jar
- A Closer look at the Four Narratives
- The Last Supper
- The High Priests
- More Torture
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