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Mary: Theology, Culture, Devotion & Theotokos: Web Sites

Designed for graduate and undergraduate classes, but useful for anyone doing research on Mary, the Mother of Jesus

Maryam, Umm Isa

 

Persian Miniature depicting Maryam with Isa (Jesus)

Image in the public domain

Mary/Maryam/Mariam is revered in Islam as the Virgin mother of Isa/Jesus.  Her name is mentioned more often in the Qur'an than it is in the New Testament!  She has an entire sura/book of the Qur'an dedicated to her, and has many titles of honor in Islamic culture.

Some good links for researching Mary in Christianity