Wednesday, 23 July 2008

Do not cling to me.....

i saw an interesting topic at Yahoo answers on John 20:17.
Actually i was about to post on the same topic.

After the resurrection Jesus said to mary Magdalene: Do not cling to me.
what does it mean?

For me it signifies a lot.
It should have been an important moment in her discipleship.
A discipleship of marurity.
Jesus prepares her for a life of witness, and not of dependence.
Her first encounter with Jesus, turns her towards Jesus himself.
And this encounter prepares here for a life of witness and faith. is a lesson that teaches us about the growth relationships

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