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Yes, some denominations think the Bible is a compilation of stories with moral content. They do not believe most of it is factual, including Jesus being born of the Virgin Mary. Some United Churches lean this way. (My comment is supported by speaking with United Church adherents personally (extended family members) and hearing them tell me they believe the ...


Matthew 1:25 obviously shows she was a virgin at least until before childbirth: And he [St. Joseph] knew her not till she brought forth her first born son: and called his name JESUS. St. Thomas Aquinas's commentary on Matthew explains how Matthew 1:25 does not imply she ever had carnal intercourse with her husband; thus, she remains a perpetual ...

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