Was Jesus married

    0  Views: 530 Answers: 2 Posted: 11 years ago

    2 Answers

    BOSTON — A Harvard University professor on Tuesday unveiled a fourth-century fragment of papyrus she said is the only existing ancient text quoting Jesus explicitly referring to having a wife.

    Karen King, an expert in the history of Christianity, said the text contains a dialogue in which Jesus refers to "my wife," whom he identifies as Mary. King says the fragment of Coptic script is a copy of a gospel, probably written in Greek in the second century.

    King helped translate and unveiled the tiny fragment at a conference of Coptic experts in Rome. She said it doesn't prove Jesus was married but speaks to issues of family and marriage that faced Christians.

    They speak of a wife but there is no proof one exisited ..


    Truth chushed to the earth will rise again.
    Deleted User

    You will be waiting a long time , I think he would have returned along time ago if he was coming back at all ...

    it is not mentioned of jesus having a child so that would mean he was not married . as in those times you were only married if a child was born. marrage was not created till much later under the roman laws . other than that it was refered to as husbandry . or the rearing of young be it child or of beasts.

    Top contributors in Religion & Spirituality category

    Answers: 29 / Questions: 0
    Karma: 37150
    Answers: 366 / Questions: 0
    Karma: 31325
    Answers: 621 / Questions: 4
    Karma: 27960
    Answers: 361 / Questions: 0
    Karma: 27160
    > Top contributors chart

    Unanswered Questions

    how do this site works
    Answers: 0 Views: 17 Rating: 0
    Answers: 0 Views: 12 Rating: 0
    Answers: 0 Views: 15 Rating: 0
    trang cá cược bóng đá
    Answers: 0 Views: 15 Rating: 0
    Answers: 0 Views: 10 Rating: 0
    Answers: 0 Views: 15 Rating: 0
    > More questions...