How do we know that James was not Jesus’ brother, and he is not son of Mary?
The following links should assist you in better understanding Mary’s perpetual virginity. If you have any further questions or concerns that are not answered by these links, please contact Catholic Answers directly.
*]Doesn’t Scripture imply that Mary had children other than Jesus?**
]* Did Jesus have brothers?**
]* Perpetual Virginity: Why is this important?**
]* Mary: Ever Virgin**
]* Why should any doctrine not explicitly referred to in the Bible, be listened to?**
]* How do you respond to “Everything you need to know is in the Bible”?**
]* How can we know a doctrine is true if it’s not in the Bible?**
]* How do we know that the Protoevangelium of James is credible?**
]* Does Church Tradtion exist only to interpret Scripture?**
]* Non-Canonical Writings…**
]* Oral Traditions not found in the Bible**