The Atlantic's Ariel Sabar reveals the artifact's previously anonymous owner.
They marry, but she's not simply "Mrs. Jesus." She is a partner in redemption referred to as the "Daughter of God" and "The Bride of God."
But as the theologian and humanitarian Albert Schweitzer noted more than a century ago, we wind up creating a Jesus in our
If you ask most New Testament scholars whether Jesus was likely married the mantra is a firm and dogmatic "no" -- there is not a shred of historical evidence that he was ever married or had children.
It’s called “The Lost Gospel” and it’s based off of manuscripts found in British Library dating back more than 1,400 years written in Syriac, the language spoken by Jesus himself. It claims Jesus had a secret family made up of two sons and a wife.
Just this week another Jesus hoax has appeared in the media. I don't wish to be rude, and I will freely admit I haven't read the book yet, but the entire premise is utter hogwash.
Owen Jarus is continuing to look into the history of the papyrus. If you have any tips, please email him firstname.lastname@example.org
I just find it hard to believe that this wandering rabbi and his gang of 12 surely horny men were unmarried and celibate.
Although the peer-reviewed paper will now be published in the academic journal and was posted online on Thursday, the criticism
Metaphorical interpretations aside, the apparent confirmation of Jesus of Nazareth and Mary of Magdala as the ultimate biblical power couple has spawned a movement.