Mary

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(Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ Annunciation
festival commemorating the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland Annunciation , Annunciation Day , Lady Day , March 25
heaven, Virgin Mary's ascent to Assumption
(Christianity) the taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary when her earthly life had ended Assumption
celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Dormition in the Eastern Orthodox church Assumption , Assumption of Mary , August 15
salutation to the Virgin Mary now used in prayers to her Ave Maria , Hail Mary
(1568) Catholic forces supporting Mary Queen of Scots were routed by Protestants battle of Langside , Langside
mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics Blessed Virgin , Madonna , Mary , The Virgin , Virgin Mary
revolution against James II; there was little armed resistance to William and Mary in England although battles were fought in Scotland and Ireland (1688-1689) Bloodless Revolution , English Revolution , Glorious Revolution
Bloody Mary made without alcohol bloody shame , Virgin Mary
religion believing in faith healing and founded by Mary Baker Eddy Christian Science
religious system based on teachings of Mary Baker Eddy emphasizing spiritual healing Christian Science
Protestant denomination founded by Mary Baker Eddy in 1866 Christian Science , Church of Christ Scientist
member of the Protestant church founded in the United States by Mary Baker Eddy Christian Scientist
third ecumenical council in 431 which declared Mary as mother of God and condemned Pelagius Council of Ephesus , Ephesus
celebration in the Eastern Orthodox church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Assumption in the Roman Catholic church and is also celebrated on August 15th Dormition , Feast of Dormition
Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated; her reign w Elizabeth , Elizabeth I
fictional Swiss scientist who was the protagonist in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; he created a monster from parts of corpses Frankenstein
monster created by Frankenstein in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (the creator's name is commonly used to refer to his creation) Frankenstein , Frankenstein's monster
Italian pope from 1846 to 1878 who in 1854 declared the dogma of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti , Giovanni Mastai-Ferretti , Pius IX
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