Wednesday, September 19, 2012

'The Gospel of Jesus' Wife'

From the New York Times: "A historian of early Christianity at Harvard Divinity School has identified a scrap of papyrus that she says was written in Coptic in the fourth century and contains a phrase never seen in any piece of Scripture: “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife ...’ ”

More here.

Of course, this will interest anyone who has read Robert Anton Wilson's The Widow's Son. Naturally, it will also interest Dan Brown fans, and anyone who has read Holy Blood, Holy Grail (which influenced Brown, but RAW was there first.)

Hat tip, Henry Baum.

















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