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Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary was first celebrated by the Greeks in about the eighth century and was not adopted by the Roman Catholic Church until the later Middle Ages; no one is quite sure when this festival was first introduced. As related in the apocryphal Book of James, it commemorates the presentation of the three-year-old Mary in the Temple to consecrate her to the service of God. More...
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We know about this incidents because of the entry in the diary her older cousin kept.
The diary contains innumerable episodes borrowed by the author of the Book of James.

"On Friday our sweet little Mary received her first patent baby janes, on the day of
Sabbath then she was a virtual fashion plate at temple."

The diary, when discovered, was wrapped in that week's edition of The Biblical Times.
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If I were a lame 'un, I wouldn't advertise it.
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Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
The Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary was first celebrated by the Greeks in about the eighth century and was not adopted by the Roman Catholic Church until the later Middle Ages; no one is quite sure when this festival was first introduced. As related in the apocryphal Book of James, it commemorates the presentation of the three-year-old Mary in the Temple to consecrate her to the service of God.
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Alfonso Boschi, Presentation of Mary to the Temple, La chiesa dei Santi Michele e Gaetano

Alfonso Boschi (1615–1649) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, active mainly in Florence. He was a pupil of his brother Francesco Boschi

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfonso_Boschi

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presentation of virgin mary

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