Biblical story. Mary Magdalene, in Christian legends a woman from Galilee, a follower of Jesus Christ. According to the Gospel narrative, she was healed by Jesus Christ from possession of seven devils.
After that, she followed Christ, served him, sharing everything she had, was present at Calvary at his death, was a witness of his burial. After the Saturday’s ban on business and movement passed, she approached the grave of Christ with other miraculous bearers and saw that she was empty. The angel announced the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
When Mary Magdalene saw her risen Teacher again, she did not recognize him, taking him for a gardener. And after an instant recognition she rushed to him, but her words stopped him: “Do not touch me.” Mary Magdalene was entrusted with the mission – to announce the resurrection of Christ to the apostles.