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April 9, 2010 / vivator

Augustine on the Perpetual Virginity of Mary

For, inasmuch as He was born of a mother who, although she conceived, was untouched by man and always remained untouched, a virgin in conception, a virgin in childbearing, a virgin in death.

Augustine: The First Catechetical Instruction (De Catechizandis Rudibus) 22.40

English translation from Ancient Christian Writers, Vol. 2, page 71

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  1. spookchristian / Dec 16 2013 10:49 pm

    Mary, did not die a virgin…

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