March 13, 2016 - Mary was a step ahead of the game

It is a huge leap from thinking and reading about someone to actually being present with them. To touch, smell and hear another person is one of our most basic human joys.

Now imagine having Jesus with you in your home, and somehow knowing what was going to happen to him. What would you do? Mary does something astonishing that has been called the most intimate and touching moment in the gospel.