Remembering the Mother of God: St. Cyril on the Theotokos and the Incarnation
December 28, 2009
In this season of Christ's incarnate coming in the flesh, we take a moment to reflect, through the words of St. Cyril of Alexandria, on the role of the Virgin Theotokos in the nativity of the true God, Jesus Christ.
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