He called her by name.
When Jesus came out of the tomb, he said the most important thing that could have said to Mary: he called her by name. He showed her that he knew her.
But Mary had a lesson to learn, even as she had finally found him: she had to learn how to not lose Jesus, even when he went away.
“When hope fades, we lose the ability to see what’s right in front of our face.”
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