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gospel
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The Da Vinci Code
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  • Sophie had not known a gospel existed in Magdalene's words.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Who chose which gospels to include?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The earlier gospels were outlawed, gathered up, and burned.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Troublingly, they do not match up with the gospels in the Bible.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At this point in the gospels, Jesus suspects He will soon be captured and crucified.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Anyone who chose the forbidden gospels over Constantine's version was deemed a heretic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Therefore, any gospels that described earthly aspects of Jesus' life had to be omitted from the Bible.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Unfortunately for the early editors, one particularly troubling earthly theme kept recurring in the gospels.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • According to these unaltered gospels, it was not Peter to whom Christ gave directions with which to establish the Christian Church.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If Jesus were not married, at least one of the Bible's gospels would have mentioned it and offered some explanation for His unnatural state of bachelorhood.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • More than eighty gospels were considered for the New Testament, and yet only a relative few were chosen for inclusion—Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John among them.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Constantine commissioned and financed a new Bible, which omitted those gospels that spoke of Christ's human traits and embellished those gospels that made Him godlike.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Constantine commissioned and financed a new Bible, which omitted those gospels that spoke of Christ's human traits and embellished those gospels that made Him godlike.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This is from the Gospel of Mary Magdalene.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The Gospel of Philip is always a good place to start.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The cover read: The Gnostic Gospels.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Sophie tilted her head and scanned the list of titles: THE TEMPLAR REVELATION: Secret Guardians of the True Identity of Christ THE WOMAN WITH THE ALABASTER JAR: Mary Magdalene and the Holy Grail THE GODDESS IN THE GOSPELS Reclaiming the Sacred Feminine "Here is perhaps the best-known tome," Teabing said, pulling a tattered hardcover from the stack and handing it to her.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Fortunately for historians," Teabing said, "some of the gospels that Constantine attempted to eradicate managed to survive.  (not reviewed by editor)

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