Question For Debate And Comments


#1

**Does Mary, the mother of Jesus, play a role in the salvation of mankind? why AND WHAT DOES THE ccc HAVE TO SAY ?

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#2

Catechism of the Catholic Church
*Mary in the economy of salvation
Annunciation, 484, *490

  •    assent, *[*148*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s1c3a1.htm#148")*, *[*490*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#490")*, *[*494*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#494")
    
  •    Assumption, *[*966*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p123a9p6.htm#966")
    
  •    conception by the Holy Spirit, *[*437*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s2c2a2.htm#437")*, *[*456*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p1.htm#456")*, *[*484-86*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#484")*, *[*495*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#495")*, *[*723*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s2c3a8.htm#723")
    
  •    the Immaculate Conception, *[*490-93*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#490")
    
  •    mediatrix of grace, *[*969*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p123a9p6.htm#969")
    
  •    predestination of, *[*488-89*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#488")*, *[*508*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#508")
    
  •    preserved from sin, *[*411*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s2c1p7.htm#411")
    
  •    virginity, *[*496-98*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#496")*, *[*502-07*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p122a3p2.htm#502")
    
  •    visitation to Elizabeth as God's visitation to His people, *[*717*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s2c3a8.htm#717")
    
  •    works of the Holy Spirit, *[*721-26*]("http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc/p1s2c3a8.htm#721")
    

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#3

The way I am told she participated in a way no else could by giving birth to Christ. Or, I guess another way to say it is that she gave birth to the Godman so that He could one day die for our sins. Just my two cents.


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