Tag: Gospel of Thomas

The Fifth Gospel – Better Than The Rest? Part Two

Thomas Manuscript Image

Courtesy BAS Library

In the first part of our series about the Gospel of Thomas we saw that Robert Funk, The Jesus Seminar and Westar Institute  proposed a fifth gospel to the original Four Gospels in the New Testament. They also believe that the Gospel of Thomas may be more accurate than Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.

Are they right? Should we accept the Gospel of Thomas into the Canon of the New Testament?

I don’t think so.

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