A Quick, Compelling Bible Study Vol. 92: Direct Quotes from the Mother of Jesus

A Quick, Compelling Bible Study Vol. 92: Direct Quotes from the Mother of Jesus

Author’s Note: Interested readers can find all previous volumes of this series here. News Flash: The first 56 volumes are compiled into a book titled “Bible Study For Those Who Don’t Read The Bible.”Welcome to the final study of Advent Season culminating in the “advent” (arrival) of Yeshua — a Jewish infant with the anglicized name of Jesus. Our three-part series began with Vol. 90 — the conception and birth story of John the Baptist. Then, last week in Vol. 91, we studied Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus, and learned that Joseph had no biblical quotes, and thus, “no voice.” And, that is why today we will examine all the Bible’s direct quotes attributed to Mary — the Jewish mother of Jesus. But first, some direct quotes from my Jewish mother — Gloria Cohen Kahn  — who died in 2016 at age 90. For over a year before her death, Gloria attended a weekly Bible study offered at her nursing home conducted by a Messianic Jewish pastor. But we were shocked when she accepted Yeshua and asked to be baptized. My older sister — a loyal, long-time member of the Unitarian church — falsely accused my husband and me of “brainwashing” Gloria. Later, proving my sister wrong, on Sundays at the nursing home, my mother chose to attend Mass over Bingo held at the same time — when previously she was a regular, enthusiastic participant.   In the months preceding my mother’s baptism, Gloria made some interesting statements and asked one …

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