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Raising Jairus's Daughter


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Two traditions about the mother at the raising of Jairus' daughter.

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Raising Jairus's Daughter

  1. 1. The Raising of Jairus’s Daughter: Two Traditions about Her Mother
  2. 2. Two sarcophagi dated to the early 300s depict Jesus raising Jairus’ daughter
  3. 3. The Raising of Jairus’ Daughter Mark 5:22-24, 5:35-5:43 Then he put them all outside, and took the child’s father and mother and those who were with him, and went in where the child was. (NRSV)
  4. 4. One tradition: The mother stands with the father and Jesus beside her daughter’s bed.
  5. 5. The other tradition: The mother lies on the floor at the men’s feet.
  6. 6. Art as Text By Ally Kateusz In honor of Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza