July 22, 2009

Presenter: Madeleine Boucher, former professor of New Testament and director of the Women’s Studies Program, Fordham University

Handout for Dr. Boucher’s lecture
“The Mystery of Magdalene,” article from Boston College Magazine, Fall, 1998
Reflection for Feast of St. Mary Magdalene by Rita Houlihan

This lecture looks at the conflation of traditions of Mary Magdalene as well as Scripture references to clarify who this “Apostle to the Apostles” was and was not.  Special focus is given to the resurrection narrative in John’s Gospel.

Sponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry

Click here for a transcript of the video.