Mother Mary in Sufism
O Maryam! Verily, Allah has chosen you, sanctified you and chosen you above all the women of creation.
– The Quran 3:42
So her Lord accepted her with good acceptance. He made her becomecomplete in a good manner and put her under the care of Zachariya.Every time he entered al-Mihrab to visit her, he found her supplied with sustenance.
He said: ‘O Maryam! From where have you got this?’
She said: ‘This is from Allah. Verily, Allah provides sustenance who He wills, without limit.’
– The Quran 3:37
“O Fatimah! You are the highest of the women of the people of Paradise, excepting only the Virgin Mary, daughter of Imran.” – Saying of Prophet Muhammad (s) addressing his beloved daughter Fatimah
In Islam, Mother Mary is known by her exalted titles such as The Virgin, The Purified, The Exalted, Mother of Jesus (upon him be perfect peace), Keeper of Chastity, Mystic, Female Exemplar, Maternal Heroine, Queen of the Saints.