Two Mothers' of the church?


#1

Galatians 4:26 (King James Version)

But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all.


#2

What’s the problem?


#3

Probably wants to know how Jerusalem and Mary can both be our mother


#4

Hey, you have to read the previous verses. The “Jerusalem” in v.26 is the new one stated in Revelation as the new city Jerusalem. This is the Holy Mother Church!

The story foretells that the Virgin Mother and the New Jerusalem typifies each other. Thus, we also call Mary as Mother. This is clear in the Teachings of the Church.


#5

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