Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Anderson, Elizabeth Garrett to Arctic tern

Annunciation

christian

Annunciation, in Christian belief, the archangel Gabriel's announcement to the Virgin Mary that she would give birth to the Messiah. The Roman Catholic Church celebrates the Annunciation on March 25. The Annunciation is the theme of many Christian paintings.

Gabriele d' Annunzio [next] [back] Annulment

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or