Holy Women at the Sepulchre (Biographical details)

Holy Women at the Sepulchre (biblical figure; saint/martyr; Female)

Also known as

Holy Women at the Sepulchre; Three Maries; Three Marys; Virgin Mary; St Mary Magdalene; Mary; Holy Women

Biography

New Testament figures; three holy women who discovered the empty tomb after Christ's Resurrection; their identities are varied according to source, amongst them the Virgin Mary (q.v.), St Mary Magdalene (q.v.), Mary Cleophas and Mary Salome, wife of Zebedee.