Not terribly well-known in modern evangelical circles, the belief that Christ after His death went to the land of the dead and freed the righteous dead and/or announced His victory over […]
After a discussion of my latest Logos download ( Apocryphal Gospels: Texts & Translations from Rick Brannan) with a deacon this morning, I decided it would be smart to add […]
Ready? Mark Goodacre. What?! We all know at some point Mark gets/got/ is getting (tenses are hard) a ride in the TARDIS. (See here, for example). I think he dropped […]
That’s the breaking story today. The gospel fragment has been accused of being a modern forgery, dependent on the one copy of the Coptic Gospel of Thomas available to us. Now […]
Including Peter Head addressing some of Karen King’s arguments for the authenticity of the Gospel of Jesus’ Wife papyri. McGrath the Roundup dog has this and a few more links here.
Mark also re-emphasizes the strength of Francis Watson’s argument against the papyri’s authenticity. It’s available here.
Or that’s my conclusion from James McGrath’s latest roundup about the controversial papyri. I have suggested we have a thumb wrestling contest between the gospel and fake crowds and settle this […]
The woman must have gotten around with all these stories…. McGrath links the web so the rest of us don’t have to, here. No Doctor Who refernce, but the day’s […]
Because you deserve a better video than the one I just did, and this is Christian Askeland‘s field. Aimed at non-scholarly audiences. Hurrah!