Sun, 28 July 2013
Why did the Virgin Mary remain a virgin even after the birth of Jesus?
It is an interesting question, and it can be answered on both a divine and a human level.
In this video, Jimmy Akin explores both aspects of the question, showing why, on a human level, Mary would have chosen to remain a virgin and why, on a divine level, God would find it fitting to have his Son born of a woman who remained a virgin for her whole life.
In the process, Jimmy quotes from from a little-known document from the A.D. 100s that sheds some light on the question.