Mary, Mother of Jesus.

Mary is, more often than not, number 1 on the list of the most well known women in the bible. Marg Edwards has picked Mary as her biblical heroine, and it is funny to think that we don't often hear about Mary as a hero figure. Though, I do agree with Marg that she is definitely someone worthy of the hero title. To be honest I do not think that we speak of her often enough in the Protestant tradition. 

Mary holds a pretty significant role by being the Mother of Jesus. She gave birth to the saviour of the world, and raised Jesus while she was still a young girl hers