Mary of Cleophas

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Mary of Cleophas

Saint and Biblical woman . Name variations: Mary Cleophas; Mary, the wife of Clopas. Sister or close relative of Mary the Virgin ; children: possibly James of Jerusalem and Joseph (called the brothers of Jesus in Mark 6.3).

Mary of Cleophas followed Jesus to Calvary, was present at his burial, and saw him after he had risen. Her feast day is April 9.