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Hugh O’Flaherty: What a sense of peace and contentment at Virgin Mary's House

Published 24/12/2012 | 17:00

The Virgin Mary's House at Ephesus. Now there was standing by the cross of Jesus His mother and His mother's sister, Mary of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene.

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When Jesus, therefore, saw His mother and the disciple standing by, whom he loved, He said to His mother, 'Woman, behold thy son'. Then He said to the disciple, 'Behold thy mother'.

And from that hour the disciple took her unto his home.

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