06 April 2023, The Tablet

Mary at the Cross – was she there?

Mary at the Cross – was she there?

Michaelangelo’s Pieta

There is no mention of the mother of Jesus being present at the Crucifixion in the synoptic gospels. Or have we been misreading the texts describing the group of women followers from Galilee who were at his death and subsequently went to the tomb? / By MARGARET HEBBLETHWAITE
Get Instant Access

Continue Reading

Register for free to read this article in full

Subscribe for unlimited access

From just £30 quarterly

  Complete access to all Tablet website content including all premium content.
  The full weekly edition in print and digital including our 179 years archive.
  PDF version to view on iPad, iPhone or computer.

Already a subscriber? Login