Questions about Mary's role in Movie Passion of Christ, Mel Gibson


#1

In the movie, both John and Peter referred to the Blessed mother as “mother”…why?


#2

I used to hang out at a friends house all the time, so much so, that I started calling his mother “mom” myself.


#3

[quote=Catholic Tom]In the movie, both John and Peter referred to the Blessed mother as “mother”…why?
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“… behold thy mother; Woman, behold thy son.”


#4

[quote=mrS4ntA]"… behold thy mother; Woman, behold thy son."
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they called her mother prior to this point, on a couple of occasions. I can’t figure out why.


#5

I imagine Mel was trying to portray the closeness of the apostles and Mary.


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