Obscure and Famous Images and Quotes: Assumption of Mary

In Revelations 12:1, right after his vision of the ark of the covenant in heaven (11:19), St. John sees a great Woman: the New Eve, the Virgin Mary, Image and Model of the Church. This verse strongly insinuates the Assumption of Mary. St. Juvenal, Bishop of Jerusalem, at the Council of Chalcedon (451), made known…… Continue reading Obscure and Famous Images and Quotes: Assumption of Mary