Mary Magdalen announcing the Resurrection to the Apostles, St Albans Psalter, English, 1120-45.

Mary Magdalen announcing the Resurrection to the Apostles, St Albans Psalter, English, Absolutely beautiful.

According to tradition, during a dinner with the emperor Tiberius Caesar, Mary Magdalene was speaking about Christ's Resurrection. Caesar scoffed at her, saying that a man could rise from the dead no more than the egg in her hand could turn red. Immediately, the egg turned red. Because of this, icons of Mary Magdalene sometimes depict her holding an egg. from this comes the tradition of dyeing eggs red at Pascha/Easter.

Sermon about Mary Magdalen, the masacre in our town, and defiant alleluias

According to tradition, during a dinner with the emperor Tiberius Caesar, Mary…

St. Mary Magdalene the Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles

Full of Grace and Truth: St. Mary Magdalene the Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles

Rosary with Virgo Lactans  	      Unknown  English, East Anglia (perhaps Norfolk), 15th century  Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment    MS. 101, FOL. 78V

Rosary with Virgo Lactans Unknown English, East Anglia (perhaps Norfolk), century Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment MS.

Santa María Magdalena que sostiene el huevo rojo

Mary Magdalene the Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles - Commemorated on July and with the Holy Myrrhbearers on the Second Sunday.

Virgen de la humildad, copia, diciembre 2013

Virgen de la humildad, copia, diciembre 2013

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