Mary Magdalene - cured by Jesus of an unknown, severe illness; becomes the leader of a group of women disciples who follow Jesus, provide for him financially, and listen first-hand to Jesus' teachings; first witness of the Resurrection; first evangelist, since she is told by Jesus to 'tell the others'; she brings the news of the Resurrection to the other disciples, including Peter and John
Mary was said to have been ‘spirited’ away to Egypt until Sara was born and then when Sara reached twelve they traveled to the Languedoc region of South France and lived among the clans which would later become known as the Cathars. Other tell of Mary landing upon the marshy shorelines of Glastonbury England, where the very first Christian Church outside of the Holy Land was established and where Yeshua was said to have spent many years of His youth.
Mary Magdalene she was with the one of Myrrhbearers, the other Myrrrhbearers also Apostles to the Apostles are Mary,the mother of James & Joses Mary,the wife of Cleopas,Martha of Bethany,Sister of Lazarus,Mary of Bethany, Sister of Lazarus Joanna, the wife of Chuza the steward of Herod Antipas, Salome, the mother of James & John, the sons of Zebedee Susanna. The women followed Jesus during his earthly ministry in Galilee, providing for him and his followers out of their own means (Mark…
Jesus said to her, "Mary!" She turned to him and said "Rabbouni!" (meaning "Teacher") Jesus then said: "Do not cling to me, for I have not yet ascended to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God!" Mary Magdalene went to the desciples. "I have seen the Lord!" she announced. Then she reported what he had said to her. John 20:16-17
July 22nd - Feast Day of St. Mary Magdalene From the link: "This icon depicts Christ's appearance to Mary Magdalene outside the tomb after His resurrection from the dead. by the hand of Deacon Matthew Garrett 6" x 8" holy-icons.com"