The reason is simple: Mary and family had committed sin against the Spirit, since they thought that Jesus was crazy.
Hence Paul's words are realized:
1 Corinthians 1:27
Hence the Mary found in the tomb is mother of James the Minor. The other James, the son of Zebedee, wanted to be the greatest among the apostles.
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Nihil enim in speciem fallacius est quam prava religio. -Liv. xxxix. 16.