Immaculate Conception


Dr. King reflects on the birth of Christ and the fact that Mary was "kept free from original sin."

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Immaculate Conception
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[Inserted text in margin: Immaculate conception: The doctrine] [Crossed out: doctrine] that by Christ's merits and in view of the fact that she was to be his mother, the Blessed Virgin Mary was from the moment of her conception in St. [Saint] Anne's womb kept free from original sin. This doctrine became dogma by Pop Pius IX in 1854.
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