You have got to be absolutely kidding me.
Jim West has the story of Discovery’s article about the supposed grandmother of Mary.
At one point, the Discovery article says:
“Mary herself is mentioned very little in the Bible,” added Lawless, a lecturer in history at the University of Limerick. “The huge Marian cult that has evolved over centuries has very few scriptural sources.”
Simply because something is mentioned very little doesn’t mean you get to make things up to fill in the gaps.
Check out the post if you need a laugh/cry.
Here’s Jim’s take: