In John, three, or perhaps four, women are mentioned at the crucifixion; this time they are named as Jesus’ “mother, and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene.” (John 19:25 KJV) A common interpretation identifies Salome as the sister of Jesus’ mother, thus making her Jesus’ aunt.
How many brothers and sisters Jesus had?
Jesus had 4 brothers and at least 2 sisters. His brothers were James, Josef, Judas and Simon. His sister’s names are Salome and Mary.
Who was Jesus uncle?
According to Matthew 27:56, Mark 15:40, and John 19:25, Cleophas, or Alphaeus, was a brother of Jesus’ father, therefore Jesus’ uncle. His wife Mary was Jesus’ aunt. According to Matthew 27:56 James and Joses were sons of Mary.
What was Jesus’s wife’s name?
Mary Magdalene as Jesus’s wife.
How many children did Mary and Joseph have?
When forty years of age, Joseph married a woman called Melcha or Escha by some, Salome by others; they lived forty-nine years together and had six children, two daughters and four sons, the youngest of whom was James (the Less, “the Lord’s brother”).
Did Jesus have a wife?
“Christian tradition has long held that Jesus was not married, even though no reliable historical evidence exists to support that claim,” King said in a press release.