The Five Gospels: The Search for the Authentic Words of Jesus

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Polebridge PressWestar Inst, 1993 - Religion - 576 pages
A "fifth gospel" (the gnostic gospel of Thomas) is employed by this team of international scholars to bring out a "fuller picture" of who Jesus really was. This is the controversial "Jesus Seminar" volume.

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A great book to read and it makes you appreciate the effort required to research New Testament sources. I found the research to be level handed and the conclusions interesting. I would recommend it to ... Read full review

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Robert W. Funk is the director of Polebridge Press.

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