|Statement||Translated by Barbara T. Blair.|
|LC Classifications||BT602 .D4313|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 220 p.|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||74154432|
MARY, OUR LADY OF SION (Origins, Book 3, pp. – ) Mary, daughter of the patriarchs, Mother of God and our Mother. From the very beginning the love of Our Lady was a special characteristic of the ladies and children of the catechumenate. They thanked Our Lady for everything. 1 It was to her that they turned in all their. Mary, Daughter of Zion Janu by Fr. James Swetnam, SJ Christ on the Cross with the Virgin, Mary Magdalene, St. John, and St. Francis of Paola, detail, by Nicholas Tournier (). Mary is quite explicitly the Daughter of Sion in the account of the Annunciation: â€œRejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with youâ€, echoes Zephaniah According to the account of the Visitation (Luke ), Mary is Sion in reference to the Temple, . MARY IS HERSELF A DAUGHTER OF SION – Origins, Book 3, p. Sermon Outline ( ) () We must become worthy of Mary, it is a practical and salvific veneration. To love Mary is to imitate Mary; to imitate Mary is to please Jesus and thus to draw down the heavenly Father’s grace.
Blessed are you, Mary, exalted Daughter of Sion! You are highly favored and full of grace, for the Spirit of God descended upon you. We magnify the Lord and rejoice with you for the gift of the Word made flesh, our bread of life and cup of joy. Daughter Zion explores the biblical witness to the Church's Marian dogmas?Mary’s role as Mother of God, her virginity, the Immaculate Conception, and her Assumption into heaven. Cardinal Ratzinger examines how these beliefs are linked to the Church’s faith in Jesus Christ. Far from competing with the truth about Christ, the Church’s Marian beliefs uphold and underscore that truth. The authors want to talk about Christ. They want you to know that, buried beneath centuries of misinformation and conspiracy, Jesus had a secret wife, named Mary Magdalene, and he . Daughter implies that God is a loving father. He cherishes and loves His people, even while they reject Him. By using the metaphor “daughter of Zion,” God showed how He felt for the rebellious Israelites: frustrated, angry, but always with an eye to the future when the relationship would be restored, and He could once again return to them.
DAUGHTER OF SION John ; Matthew Here our Lord uses “daughter” in a representative sense, and quoted from memory the prophecy of Zechariah, “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem” (Zechariah ).Daughter implies parents who brought her into being, and surrounded her with loving care and provision. Isaiah ESV / 78 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. The Lord said: Because the daughters of Zion are haughty and walk with outstretched necks, glancing wantonly with their eyes, mincing along as they go, tinkling with their feet, therefore the Lord will strike with a scab the heads of the daughters of Zion, and the Lord will lay bare their secret parts. Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, your King comes to you: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding on an ass, and on a colt the foal of an ass. Rejoice. Zechariah Sing and rejoice, O daughter of Zion: for, lo, I come, and I will dwell in the midst of thee, saith the LORD. Psalm Daughter Zion explores the biblical witness to the Church's Marian dogmas- Mary's role as Mother of God, her virginity, the Immaculate Conception, and her Assumption into heaven. Cardinal Ratzinger examines how these beliefs are linked to the Church s faith in Jesus s: