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  1. May 6, 2024 · The Bible does not tell us exactly how old Mary was when she gave birth to Jesus, however many historians use clues in Scripture to estimate Mary's age to be around 15 years-old when she had Jesus. From the Bible, we do know Mary would have been a young virgin when she had Jesus.

  2. May 13, 2024 · While the Bible doesn't specifically state how old Mary was when Jesus was born, historians place Mary’s age in the range of of 12 to 14 years old when she gave birth to Jesus.

  3. Jan 25, 2022 · While the Bible does not specifically state how old Mary was when Jesus was born, most Christian historians speculate that she was around 1516 years of age at the time of Jesus’ birth.

  4. Mar 28, 2023 · The Gospels don’t record Mary’s exact age at the time of Jesus’ birth. However, many Bible scholars believe she was a teenager. In the first century, girls as young as 12 years old could be betrothed to a man, which meant they would marry at 13. Mary may have been older, i.e. 14 to 15 years of age.

  5. So how old was Mary when she gave birth to Jesus? Historians believe she was between 12 and 14 years old when Jesus was born. She was a teenager, which may be shocking in our modern...

  6. Dec 11, 2022 · The exact age of Mary when she had Jesus is not mentioned in the Bible, but scholars and theologians have made educated guesses based on clues from the Bible and historical context. According to the Gospel of Luke, Mary was a young virgin living in Nazareth when the angel Gabriel…

  7. Sep 10, 2020 · Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, was a young girl, probably only about 12 or 13 years old when the angel Gabriel came to her. She had recently become engaged to a carpenter named Joseph. Mary was an ordinary Jewish girl, looking forward to marriage. Suddenly her life changed forever.

  8. While he was there with Mary, she gave birth to Jesus; but because there was no place for them in the inn, she used a manger as a cradle. [76] : p.14 [77] It is not told how old Mary was at the time of the Nativity, [78] but attempts have been made to infer it from the age of a typical Jewish mother of that time.

  9. May 25, 2024 · Mary, the mother of Jesus, venerated in the Christian church and a subject in Western art, music, and literature. Mary has been ascribed several titles, including guarantee of the Incarnation, virgin mother, second Eve, mother of God, ever virgin, immaculate, and assumed into heaven.

  10. Aug 26, 2015 · Mary was always called a woman in the Bible. In Luke 1:42, Mary is referred to as a woman - "Blessed are you among women" - even before Jesus is born. This proves that Mary was older than 20 when she gave birth. Proof from Bible manuscripts that Rebecca was 20 when she married Issac.

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