Archives for May 10, 2006

The Gospel of Judas: an editorial

CT has posted a new editorial on The Gospel of Judas.When the Gospel of Judas was unveiled in April, much of the American press and public were bowled over by this "lost" Gospel's claims that Judas was Jesus' favorite, that he was the only disciple who understood Jesus' mission, and that Jesus told Judas to hand him over to the authorities, so that Judas would "sacrifice the man that clothes me."Little was reported of what the 13-sheet Coptic manuscript had to say about the heavenly kingdom of … [Read more...]