RE: [John_Lit] Jesus's response to his mother...
- the mother/son
> > relationship was the closest interfamilial relationship in theancient
> > Mediterranean family.Is there a history and a place
Where this was not the case?
I am no cultural anthropologist, but I suspect that in a matriarchal
culture, mother/daughter relationship could be closest. Or in some
patriarchal cultures, the father/son relationship would be closest.