Whitney Hopler is a writer and editor who has covered faith since She is the author of the book "Wake Up to Wonder. Mary serves as the patron saint of all human beings, watching over them with motherly care due to her role as the mother of Jesus Christ , whom Christians believe is the world's savior. Mary is honored as a spiritual mother to people of many faiths, including Muslim , Jewish , and New Age believers. Here's a biographical profile of Mary and a summary of her miracles :. Mary is considered to be the patron saint of all humanity, as well as groups that include mothers; blood donors; travelers and those who work in the travel industry such as airplane and ship crews ; cooks and those who work in the food industry; construction workers; people who make clothes, jewelry, and home furnishings; numerous places and churches worldwide; and people who are seeking spiritual enlightenment.
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Mary [c] was a first-century Galilean Jewish  woman of Nazareth , the wife of Joseph , and the mother of Jesus , according to the canonical gospels and the Quran. She accompanied Joseph to Bethlehem , where Jesus was born. According to Catholic and Eastern Christian teachings, at the end of her earthly life God raised her body directly into heaven ; this is known in the Christian West as the Assumption of Mary. Mary has been venerated since early Christianity ,   and is considered by millions to be the most meritorious saint of the religion. She is said to have miraculously appeared to believers many times over the centuries. There is significant diversity in the Marian beliefs and devotional practices of major Christian traditions.
Juan Diego in a vision in The name also refers to the Marian apparition itself. Our Lady of Guadalupe holds a special place in the religious life of Mexico and is one of the most popular religious devotions. Her image has played an important role as a national symbol of Mexico.
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