Saint Mary of Cleophas

detail from the painting 'La Mise au tombeau' by Caravaggio showing Mary of CleophasAlso known as

  • Mary of Clopas



Mother of Saint James the Lesser. Sister of Our Lady. Present at the Crucifixion, and went to Christ’s tomb on Easter morning. All else that we know about her is legend.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Mary of Cleophas“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 May 2020. Web. 24 October 2021. <>