Saint Mary Magdalene ~ The First to See the Risen Christ

St. Mary Magdalene by Fra Angelico

Saint Mary Magdalene
~ Was released from seven demons.
~ Was one of the Galilean Women who ministered to Christ.
~ Was present for Christ's Crucifixion.
~ Was present at Christ’s burial.
~ Went to the tomb with anointing spices and oils on the first Easter morning.
~ Was the first to see the risen Christ.
 ~ Reported the news of Jesus having raised from the dead to the apostles.

An impressive resume!
The Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene is July 22.



Mary, Mary Magdalene, and John
at the Foot of the Cross 


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