Mary Magdalene Apostle to the Apostles

This four part series given during Lent followed Mary Magdalene's journey with Jesus to the cross, tomb, and beyond. We explored what we know about Mary Magdalene, and what her actions during this time might have meant for meeting the world and working our way through Lent.

Presentations were by The Rev. Paul Shaffer.

Downloads: Presentations

1. During the Death and Resurrection of Jesus


2: Woman with the Alabaster Jar. Mary Magdalene: Her Role as an Anointer.


3: Vigil at the Cross and Tomb


4: The Astonishing Day as First Apostle


Lenten Thoughts


Mary Magdalene and the 4 Paths




Mary Magdalene: A Biography, Bruce Chilton, Image, 2006

The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity, Cynthia Bourgeault, Shambhala, 2010