THE TWISTING OF SCRIPTURE: ‘Lost Gospel’ Claims to Reveal Jesus Was Married And Had Children. Dont Believe The Hype!!

Posted: November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized
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I do not know how many times Christian have to defend the fact that Jesus was not married and had no children. These supposed lost Gospels claim that Jesus was married and fathered two children. Now as you look deeper into the mystery you begin to see a corruption of these manuscripts. The man claiming to make the sensational claim that Jesus was married is a film maker by the name of Simcha Jacobovici.  Simcha Jacobovici claims that the British Library contains a lost Gospel that reveals this suppress secret. This is not the first time he has been embroiled in controversy. He had claimed to found The Lost Tomb of Jesus and  making a  documentary on it for the Discovery Channel . Wikipedia: The film describes the finding of the Talpiot Tomb during a housing construction project, and posits that it was the family tomb of Jesus. The film states that ten ossuaries were found in the cave, of which six are the subject of the film. Further, it claims that one of the ten ossuaries went missing years ago, presumably stolen. The excavation report for the predecessor of the Israel Antiquities Authority was written by Amos Kloner, now professor of archaeology at Israel’s Bar-Ilan University. Kloner dissociated himself from the claims made in the documentary. He said it was incorrect to call it “never before reported information” and that he had published all the details in the journal Antiqot in 1996. He had not said it was the tomb of Jesus’ family. “I think it is very unserious work. I do scholarly work…,” Kloner said. “[This film] is all nonsense.”

Can we trust the Bible

 He even claimed that Judah was Jesus son. The Judah of the Bible was Joseph brother  that cast him  into the pit out of jealousy. He is now back making a claim that he has found proof that Jesus was married. This time he goes back to the Old Testament to reveal this shocking claim. Jacobovici work   tells of Jesus’s marriage through the story of the Old Testament character Joseph and his wife Aseneth. His central claim is that  Joseph was actually Jesus — and that Aseneth was actually Mary Magdalene.  If Joesph is Jesus and Judah was  his son how was he able to father his own brother?  His whole idea revolves around the Old Testament character of Joseph as proof that Jesus fathered children. Someone needs to tell him that Joseph and Jesus are two different characters in the Bible.  That is pretty far out if you ask me. Even the  majority of Christian historians are not convinced. Diarmaid MacCulloch, professor of the history of the church at Oxford University, says the ‘lost gospel’ claims sound ‘like the deepest bilge’, adding: ‘I’m very surprised that the British Library gives these authors houseroom. Even the staff  at British Library itself,  have refused to endorse the new book. All Simcha Jacobovici does is add more confusing questions to this revelaion. Does this mean the New Testament is a lie. Was Joseph crucified at the cross? Is Jesus not real? What he is doing is twisting scripture for personal gain and outlandish sensationalism. Do not believe the hype. The Bible can be relied upon. The scriptures can live up to scrutiny. To deny this will be to ignore  all the biblical and archaeological truth of the Bible. That may be Simcha Jacobovici intentions all along.  That intention is  to deny the existence of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

THE BLAZE: A document uncovered inside of the British Library in London, England, is said to hold monumental secrets about Jesus’ life, including the claim that he was married to Mary Magdalene and that they had two children together. The manuscript, which was translated by York University professor Barrie Wilson and writer Simcha Jacobovic, is said to be 1,500 years old and to have been written in Aramaic, according to the Independent. Wilson and Jacobovic have penned a new book outlining these purported secrets called “The Lost Gospel,” which promises to take readers “on an unparalleled historical adventure through a paradigm shifting manuscript THW http://abcnews.go.com/video/embed?id=26803889

Comments
  1. janetspillows says:

    I am totally with you on this. This is a complete lie. How dare they do this just to drive people away from God and his son Jesus? Jesus was pure and never did anything wrong. Marriage is sacred thing and I respect it, but Jesus did not come to the earth to get married. He was on the earth to die for our sins. He was there to save us and give us all a second chance. They wrote this book to cause controversy and destroy Jesus name. Only those who are non believers will agree to it or those who don’t have faith. But I for one won’t fall for it. I think it’s disgusting that they would even create such a book to make money. They should be ashamed of themselves.

    • joecruzmn says:

      Thank you for replying Janet. Yes we must stand on the truth of the Gospel against those who wish to twist it. Please spread the message and share. The more we reach out the people the better we can stand against them. God bless you and I hope you return and comment

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