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Wednesday, April 12, 2006

New Twist on Judas in Ancient Text

History's great betrayer Judas Iscariot was actually a loyal disciple who simply followed Jesus's orders, according to a manuscript which has resurfaced after nearly 1,700 years.

Made in 300 A.D. in Coptic script on 13 sheets of papyrus, both front and back, the document is believed to be a translation of the original Gospel of Judas, written in Greek the century before.
Read this interesting news on Discovery News

(Excerpts drawn from: Discovery News)


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