Summary: She is one of the most transformative yet misunderstood women in history, alternately vilified as a sinner and canonized as a saint. For the first time, the incredible story of Mary Magdalene is told through her own eyes. In the first century A.D., the free-spirited Mary flees the marriage her family has arranged for her, finding refuge and a sense of purpose in a radical new movement led by...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2019
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MAR
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD Ma
Summary: The author draws on insights from her spirit guide, as well as research into the gnostic texts, to explore the lives of Mary, the mother of Jesus, and Mary Magdalene.
Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2007
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 232.91 BRO
Summary: The facts, fiction and the phenomenon of Dan Brown's 'The Da Vinci Code' brought to life in this fascinating documentary. Discover the interwoven facts, history, paintings and real-life locations that inspired Dan Brown's tale.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Cobra Entertainment 2006
Summary: Examines the life of Mary Magdalene, discussing the possibility of her marriage to Jesus, her leadership of the early church, and the ways in which her character has been interpreted throughout history.
Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 226.092 GRI
Summary: Journalist Maureen Paschal discovers that she is destined to play a key role in an international quest to gain control of a priceless series of scrolls, written in the first century by Mary Magdalene and hidden in the wilds of the French Pyrenees.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCG
Contents: The code that shook the world -- God's second best idea - Women are more sacred and feminine than the "sacred feminine" -- Jesus - who was he, really? -- Who is revising history? -- Don't shoot the canon -- The Gnostic gospels vs. the New Testament gospels -- Secret knowledge -- The clash of the symbols -- Cracking the code -- Carrie's choice.
Publisher / Publication Date: Victor 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 GAR
Summary: Throughout history, Mary Magdalene has been both revered and reviled, a woman who has taken on many forms-witch, whore, the incarnation of the eternal feminine, the devoted companion (and perhaps even the wife) of Jesus. In this new biography, biblical scholar Chilton offers an authoritative portrait of this fascinating woman. Through interpretations of ancient texts, he shows that Mary played...
Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MARY MAGDALENE CHI
Summary: Historian of religion Ehrman takes readers on a tour of the early Christian church, illuminating the lives of three of Jesus' most intriguing followers: Simon Peter, Paul of Tarsus, and Mary Magdalene. What do the writings of the New Testament tell us about each of these key followers of Christ? What legends have sprung up about them in the centuries after their deaths? Was Paul bow-legged and...
Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 225.9 EHR
Summary: "In this final volume of the acclaimed Maeve Chronicles, Maeve confronts a political and emotional complexity that speaks to our times. Her courageous and compassionate witness of an epic tragedy will challenge and comfort all of us who have ever faced intractable circumstances of our own."--Jacket.
Publisher / Publication Date: Monkfish Book Pub. Co. 2011
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUN
Summary: A fictional retelling of Mary Magdalene as she enters womanhood and has high hopes for the future until one fateful night that changes everything as nightmares and waking visions break Mary down.
Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Publishing 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC TAY
Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2004