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How old was Mary when the angel visited her?


Luke 1:31

AMP - 31 And listen! You will become pregnant and will give birth to a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus.

Clarify Share Report Asked December 15 2013 1539050103 Kyle Gillette

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Emilio 1992 Emo Tenorio Shomer
In my humble opinion according to the traditions of the day in the middle East and Jewish culture she is said to have been fourteen years of age.

December 15 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

According to the Middle East and Jewish customs girls used to be given in marriage immediately on reaching puberty.

Mary was betrothed to Joseph. So it can rightly be presumed that Mary was of 13 to 17 years of age when the angel Gabriel announced her conception

February 28 2014 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

1392255576 Sunny Orogun
Mary must have been 20years or older. According to Numbers 1:3.

January 05 2014 1 response Vote Up Share Report

Stringio Samson Adebayo
Mary must have been an adult by Jews definition at that time.

December 21 2013 1 response Vote Up Share Report

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