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By Bart D. Ehrman,Zlatko Plese

Bart Ehrman--the New York Times bestselling writer of Misquoting Jesus and a well-known authority at the early Christian Church--and Zlatko Plese--a prime authority on Christian Gnosticism--here provide a worthwhile compilation of over forty old gospel texts and textual fragments that don't seem within the New testomony. This finished assortment includes Gospels describing Jesus's infancy, ministry, ardour, and resurrection, and contains the arguable manuscript discoveries of recent instances, reminiscent of the Gospel of Thomas and the latest Gospel to be found, the Gospel of Judas Iscariot. each one translation starts with a considerate exam of vital ancient, literary, and textual matters as a way to position the Gospel in its right context. This quantity is a useful source for an individual drawn to early Christianity and the deeper meanings of those apocryphal Gospels.

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