Did Jesus Just Backtalk Mary?

11 years ago
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"Woman, what have I to do with thee?" This statement in John chapter 2 always makes women pause. Why did Jesus say that to his mother Mary? It seems at first glance to be the ancient version of No! I won't do it! But Mary knew that it was Jesus' time to cut the apron strings and begin proving His lineage.

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