For the 1st time in one quantity, notice the whole textual content of Codex Tchacos—the amazing historical papyrus publication that comprises the Gospel of Judas. Hidden for 1,600 years in an Egyptian cave, in basic terms to be came across, traded, and all yet destroyed sooner than its recovery begun in 2001, Codex Tchacos comprises 4 texts that shed very important mild at the historic global and the emergence of Christianity.
Featuring fantastically rendered, full-color pictures of the unique papyrus pages along the Coptic textual content and its English translation, this severe version presents every thing wanted for an entire exam of the Codex. The Letter of Peter to Philip presents a magical, Gnostic photo of Jesus; the textual content entitled James offers Jesus discussing the which means of lifestyles and demise along with his brother James; the Gospel of Judas casts a brand new gentle on Judas' betrayal; and the formerly unknown ebook of Allogenes, notwithstanding fragmentary, portrays Jesus as a stranger who brings mild to an international of darkness. excellent for the student and layperson alike, those texts are released the following by way of a world crew of students and supplemented by way of insightful introductions, indices, and different revealing, explanatory essays.
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