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95,918. The Gospel of Judas known for centuries to have existed but now brought to light and published by the National Geographic Society in the spring of 2006. This book is chiefly spiritualist drivel, as one might expect, but it offers a version of ‘events’ that is fractionally more credible than the official account ... Jesus takes him to one side and awards him the special mission of helping him shed his fleshly form and thus return heavenward. Christopher Hitchens, God is Not Great p113
12,408. The motives for Judas’s betrayal have long baffled historians. (Jesus & Bible & New Testament & Betrayal & Judas) Mysteries of the Bible: The Last Supper s4e4
12,409. Did Jesus ask Judas to hand him over for trial so that scripture could be fulfilled? (Jesus & Bible & New Testament & Judas) Mysteries of the Bible: Judas: The Ultimate Betrayal s5e3
12,459. Another of the lost texts is the Gospel according to Judas, the betrayer of Christ. In this stunning document Judas is portrayed as a hero for handing Christ over to the authorities. This Gospel says Jesus told Judas to do it, and that Judas would be favoured for doing the dead. (Jesus & Bible & New Testament & Gospels & Christianity & Judas) Jesus: The Secret Life
12,471. The motive cannot be, as Matthew says, he wants money. Well he was in charge of the money ... Thirty pieces of silver – big deal! (Jesus Christ & Bible & New Testament & Matthew & Judas) Professor James Charlesworth
12,775. For the last two thousand years Judas has been Christianity’s bad disciple. (Christianity & Judas) Dr Robert Beckford, The Secrets of the Twelve Disciples
12,776. The Bible tells us almost nothing about Judas as a person. (Christianty & Judas) ibid.
12,777. The man [Judas] singled out by the Church as the ultimate example of a bad disciple could in fact be quite the opposite. (Christianity & Judas) ibid.
12,783. For Judas read the Jews. (Christianity & Judas & Jews) Howard Jacobson, Christianity: A History: Jesus the Jew
57,409. The Gospel of Judas makes an important contribution to our knowledge of second-century Gnosticism. And I’m glad it has been made available and not lost. (Judas & Gnosticism) Dr Craig Evans, Arcadia Divinity College, Canada
57,410. Whether advanced knowledge or heresy, the Gospel of Judas forces us to recognise that early on there wasn’t just one Christianity, there were many. Gospel of Judas documentary
57,411. But I can’t think for you
You’ll have to decide,
Whether Judas Iscariot
Had God on his side. Bob Dylan, With God On Our Side
57,240. Jesus said to him, Step away from the others and I shall tell you the mysteries of the Kingdom. It is possible for you to reach it but you will grieve a great deal. (Jesus & Apocrypha & Kingdom of God & Judas) Gospel of Judas 35
57,241. I know who you are and where you come from. (Apocrypha & Jesus & Judas) Gospel of Judas 35, Judas to Jesus
57,242. Truly I say to you, Judas, you will exceed all of them. For you will sacrifice the man that clothes me. (Jesus & Apocrypha & Judas & Sacrifice) Gospel of Judas 56
57,412. He [Judas] composed a more spiritual Gospel for the use of those who were being perfected ... Most carefully guarded, being read only to those who are being initiated into the great mysteries. (Apocrypha & Judas) Clement to Theodore
57,413. Then one of the twelve, called Judas Iscariot, went unto the chief priests,
And said unto them, What will ye give me, and I will deliver him unto you? And they covenanted with him for thirty pieces of silver.
And from that time he sought opportunity to betray him.
And as they did eat, he said, Verily I say unto you, that one of you shall betray me.
Then Judas, which betrayed him, answered and said, Master, is it I? He said unto him, Thou hast said.
And while he yet spake, lo, Judas, one of the twelve, came, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and elders of the people.
Now he that betrayed him gave them a sign, saying, Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he: hold him fast. (Judas & Betrayal) Matthew 26:14-16&25&47&48
57,414. When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor.
Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders,
Saying, I have sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, What is that to us? See thou to that.
And he cast down the pieces of silver in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.
And the chief priests took the silver pieces, and said, It is not lawful for to put them into the treasury, because it is the price of blood.
And they took counsel, and bought with them the potter's field, to bury strangers in.
Wherefore that field was called, The field of blood, unto this day. (Judas & Betrayal) Matthew 27:1-8
57,415. And Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve, went unto the chief priests, to betray him unto them.
And when they heard it, they were glad, and promised to give him money. And he sought how he might conveniently betray him.
And as they sat and did eat, Jesus said, Verily I say unto you, One of you which eateth with me shall betray me.
And immediately, while he yet spake, cometh Judas, one of the twelve, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders.
And he that betrayed him had given them a token, saying, Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he; take him, and lead him away safely. (Judas & Betrayal) Mark 2:10&11&18&43&44