Sign up for an email update every time we release a new episode. In this episode, we look at how Jesus greets Mary Magdalene in John 20.
“Jesus is the same person pre-resurrection and post-resurrection. I think I could pick him out at a party. I’d look around and hunt for the person who is being quietly attentive to someone who is unimportant. That would be Jesus!”
“'Mary!' It’s so Jesus to say that. It’s pure poetry! It’s so short, but yet filled with so much.”
“These two snippets about Mary tell us a lot about her. What immediately comes to mind for me is this long history of strong Hebrew women – there is no one like these women in ancient literature: Sarah, Rebecca, Abigail, Ruth, Jael, Deborah....”