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Published by Regency in London .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Shabbir Akhtar.
LC ClassificationsPR6051K4 M67 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19911199M
ISBN 100721207596

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Judas Iscariot Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. Judas Iscariot was born to Simon and Cyborea are alternative schools of thought to the meaning of his surname. Some scholars believe ‘Iscariot' means ‘the man from Kerioth.'The statement supports this belief that Judas was ‘the son of Simon Iscariot.'. On the other hand, other scholars believe ‘Iscariot' to be a. Dear Judas, And Other Poems book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Given the recent Judas frenzy with the publication of the Gospel of Judas and the several ensuing books by Marvin Meyer, Bart Ehrman, Tom Wright and (soon) Simon Gathercole, I thought I would include reference to a poem about Judas that I found in the book by Richard Bauckham and Trevor Hart called At Author: Michael F. Bird. The Two Mothers (Prose poem), The two mothers met at the well outside the city walls. in the shade of wide palm trees, that hot day. “Jesus!” the other replied fresh tears rolling down her cheeks “Judas!” replied the distraught woman.

  (Though obviously Peter and all the other betraying disciples go on to live penitent lives much longer than Judas does in his suicidal grief.) In any case, being a son of destruction or of wrath or even of Satan, doesn't mean in itself that one is certainly doomed to hopeless punishment by God--even Calvinists don't believe : Gregory Macdonald. Nearly everyone has at least heard the name of Judas Iscariot – if only as an epithet for a traitor, even if unaware of the origin of the term. Judas was an actual man who lived in the first century, who died around 33AD. There is not a lot known about Judas, but we do . The Gospel of Judas does not claim that the other disciples knew about Jesus's true teachings. On the contrary, it asserts that they had not learned the true Gospel, which Jesus taught only to Judas Iscariot, the sole follower belonging to the "holy generation" among the disciples.   “Judas” is a novel, not a polemic, and he presents Wald, a patriot who lived with Shealtiel in bitter silence, as a powerful antagonist. “I consider Ben-Gurion the greatest Jewish leader of.