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Hairy Mary: Conflated Stories of Mary Magdalene and a Hairy ‘Desert Mother’

Why are there so many depictions of Mary Magdalene covered in hair and did the story come from a similar one about the ‘Desert Mother?’ Continue reading Hairy Mary: Conflated Stories of Mary Magdalene and a Hairy ‘Desert Mother’