Mary Magdalen. The great sinner turned saint. One of Christ’s disciples she washed His feet with her tears, and anointed his head with precious ointment, to which Judas Iscariot took exception at such a waste. She was the first to whom the risen Christ appeared (Mark, 16, 9).
Picture: Jesus appearing to Mary Magdalene after his resurrection from the dead, depicted by Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov