Some forums can only be seen by registered members. Originally Posted by hiknapster. Well, I agree, but this is my mother we are talking about. Personally, I think she represents Satan, if there is such a thing. Unfortunately, the woman spouts venom.
Perpetual Virginity Of Mary
Perpetual Virginity Of Mary – Christian Catholic Media
Question: "Is the perpetual virginity of Mary biblical? Is this concept biblical? Before we look at specific Scriptures, it is important to understand why the Roman Catholic Church believes in the perpetual virginity of Mary. Such a concept is nowhere taught in Scripture. Further, even if Mary did occupy such an exalted position, her having sexual intercourse would not have prevented her from gaining such a position. Sex in marriage is not sinful. Mary would have in no way defiled herself by having sexual relations with Joseph her husband.
Protestant views on Mary include the theological positions of major Protestant representatives such as Martin Luther and John Calvin as well as some modern representatives. While it is difficult to generalize about the place of Mary, mother of Jesus in Protestantism given the great diversity of Protestant beliefs, some summary statements are attempted. Some early Protestants venerated and honored Mary.
September 16, Length: A fascinating interview with Fr. Gregory Hogg, an Antiochian priest in Western Michigan. Gregory was a Missouri Synod Lutheran pastor and professor for 22 years before coming to Orthodoxy. He also recently spoke at the Faith of our Fathers colloquium for Lutherans on Eastern Orthodoxy and his lecture along with many others are available for download on Ancient Faith Radio.