This Week in the Ancient Near East

The Gospel of “Who the Heck Falls for This Stuff?”

July 28, 2021

The ‘Gospel of Jesus’ Wife’ is the latest high profile example of a forged ancient text. Scholars should have known better, but hey, where’s the fun in that? When Fox Mulder meets Elaine Benes the sparks fly and scholarship takes it on the chin. Our panelists are there ringside, sagely opining.

 

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A Scholarly Screw-Up of Biblical Proportions

https://www.chronicle.com/article/a-scholarly-screw-up-of-biblical-proportions