20 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS RAISED ABOUT MARY
Why is Mary not mentioned in
the epistle to the Church at Rome?
Why did Peter, (of all people) not refer to Mary in either of
Why does the Apostle Peter makes no
mention of Mary in his sermon on the Day of Pentecost when
thousands heard him?
Why is there no reference to her in
any of the sermons / addresses preached in the Acts of the
Apostles covering a period of approx. 30 years?
Why is there no mention of her in any of the New Testament
Why did the Risen Christ not mention
Mary, his mother, when he gave 7 individual messages to the
Churches in Asia?
He rebukes five of them very severely and warns them to
repent. Yet he makes no mention of Mary. Why would he omit to
mention his mother if she is so important in aiding recovery of
Matthew presents the Lord Jesus
as King throughout his Gospel. If Mary is *Queen of Heaven why
did Matthew make no mention of this in his writings?
*This title is found 5 times in the Book of
Jeremiah - 7:18, 44:17, 18, 19, 25. Her worship is condemned by
God as an idolatrous pagan practice. The Queen of Heaven was the
Assyro-Babylonian goddess Ishtar.
In Matthew 6:9, the Lord Jesus taught his disciples to pray thus
- 'Our Father which art in heaven'. Is there any where in the
New Testament that it is even hinted that we should pray to
Mary? Search the scriptures diligently - you will never find
If Mary has such a vital role
why was she excluded from the 'Upper Room Ministry' when the
Lord gathered the 12 Apostles together for the last time as
recorded by John in Ch.13-17?
Why is it that Christ makes no mention of Mary to his
disciples in his final great commission to evangelise the world?
Why did Mark say nothing about
Mary but merely record what men thought about her?
Why does Mark in Chapter 9 give a preview of the glorified
Christ on the Mount of Transfiguration yet he does not even hint
that Mary has any glory of her own or that she shares in
Why did Luke, who made 12
references to Mary relating to the birth of Christ, only make
one more reference to her in his gospel? (It is a very
Why does Luke in Chapter 9 give
a preview of the glorified Christ on the Mount of
Transfiguration yet he does not even hint that Mary has any part
Why did John in his gospel
never mention her name? He mentions Mary of Bethany 9 times by
name and Mary Magdalene 5 times.
Why is it that not one of the
Apostles knew anything of the following titles attributed to
Mary? Queen of heaven, Queen conceived without stain of
sin. Ark of the Covenant, Door of heaven, Star of the morning,
Healer of the sick, Refuge of sinners, Queen of the angels,
Queen of the patriarchs, Queen of the confessors, Queen of all
saints, Mystic Rose, Tower of David, Holy Mother of God, Holy
Virgin of virgins, Mother of divine grace, Virgin worthy of
veneration, Virgin worthy of praise, Powerful virgin, Merciful
Virgin, Mirror of righteousness, Throne of wisdom, Source of our
joy, Spiritual vessel,
Venerable vessel and many more.
Why was no mention made of Mary
at the first Council at Jerusalem of the Apostles and Elders as
recorded in Acts 15?
Why is it that such a vast
'superstructure' relating to the veneration of Mary is built on
such a flimsy foundation? A 'superstructure' that was completely
unknown to any of the Apostles in the first century of