What is the meaning of holy mother?
Holy Mother in American English
noun. honorific title of the Virgin Mary, often applied by analogy to the Roman Catholic Church.
What does the expression Mother of God mean?
Mother of God. noun. a title given to the Virgin Mary: used in Orthodox and Roman Catholic churches to emphasize the belief that Jesus was God.
Why do we say Mother of God?
Mary is an exceptionally graced creature, not a goddess. God wanted her to be the mother of his son according to his humanity. … This is pre-existent and comes into her womb with the power of the Spirit to coalesce in the god-human person of Jesus Christ.
Is it bad to say Holy Mother of God?
An exclamation of alarm, amazement, or exasperation. (Could be considered blasphemous to some.)
Who is Mother Mary’s mother?
What are the words to the Catholic prayer Hail Mary?
Hail Mary, full of grace. The Lord is with thee. Blessed art thou amongst women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death, Amen.