Maria’s spring Messe – Mary’s Mass

March 25 th. Maria’s Spring Mass. One important day on the Runic calender. It is also the 5th. Sunday in Lent. The angel Gabriel told Mary she would bear a son, nine months before Christmas. referring to “Marie Messo Magdalene March 25th., our Lady’s mass in the spring fast.” 

Runic calender

The Angel Gabriel speaking to the Virgin Mary

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“The Annunciation (anglicised from the Latin Vulgate Luke 1:36-39 section title: Annuntiatio nativitatis Christi), also referred to as the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary or Annunciation of the Lord, is the Christian celebration of the announcement by the angel Gabriel to Virgin Mary, that she would conceive and become the mother of Jesus the Son of God. Gabriel told Mary to name her son Jesus, meaning “Savior”. Many Christians observe this event with the Feast of the Annunciation on 25 March, nine full months before Christmas.”

 “Annunciation by Paolo de Matteis, 1712. The white lily in the angel’s hand is symbolic of Mary’s purity [1] inMarian art.[2]

Nine full months to Christmas,and spring has just begun.

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