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Monday, October 19, 2009

Sharing a Religious Icon

Enjoy this interesting article by a Brown University student. It begins:

In some parts, the concept of the Virgin Mary is not limited to Christianity.

By Ben Schreckinger (Brown University) Student Correspondent Corps
Published: October 2, 2009 12:13 ETUpdated: October 11, 2009 13:17 ET

EPHESUS, Turkey — "The angels said, 'Oh Mary! God has chosen you and purified you, chosen you above the women of all nations.' "

You will not find this passage in Matthew, Mark, Luke or John.

It comes from the Koran....

Find entire article at: http://mobile.globalpost.com/dispatch/study-abroad/091002/whos-your-mama