"A.J. Rose" (Jonathan) (ajrose93) wrote,
"A.J. Rose" (Jonathan)

The "Gospel of Judas" (yeah, right)


At last, a reasonably intelligent article about same -- complete with an Uncle Al ref, no less!:


Brief version: as expected, yet another Gnostic text, dated to 3-4 century EV, probably based on a 2d century text...like the others. As to having any actual connection to Jesus*, it's still Gospel of Thomas** 1, all others 0, far as I can see.

93 93/93 -- AJ

* Not up for the "there-wasn't-any-Jesus" debate. Thanks anyway, though. :)
** The logia one. A version is here: http://www.webcom.com/gnosis/naghamm/gthlamb.html

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