Mary virgin during birth by Cyril of Jerusalem

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“It was fitting that he who is all pure and the master of virginity should come forth from a virginal bridal chamber.”

Cyril of Jerusalem, Catecheses 12, 25; PG 33, 757 A.

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Gambero, L., 1999. Mary and the Fathers of the Church 1st ed. Translated by Buffer, T., San Francisco: Ignatius Press. p. 137.

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