The Kiss of Death: The True History of The Gospel of Judas

The Kiss of Death: The True History of The Gospel of Judas

by Tobias Churton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780282565
Publisher: Watkins Media
Publication date: 01/01/2012
Sold by: Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 244
Sales rank: 1,142,391
File size: 586 KB

About the Author

Tobias Churton is a world authority
on Freemasonry, Rosicrucianism, Hermeticism and Gnosticism. Holding a Master’s degree in Theology from Brasenose College, Oxford, he is an Honorary Fellow of Exeter University and Faculty Lecturer in Western Esotericism. An accomplished filmmaker and composer and the writer of the award-winning drama documentary series The Gnostics, for Channel 4, Dr Churton has also written a now standard biography on Elias Ashmole (1617–1692). Please consult www.tobiaschurton.com for more information.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements     viii
Foreword     ix
Time Bomb     1
The Condemned Gospel     57
Judas - The Reaction     116
Judas - Angel or Demon?     178
The Verdict of Time     248
A Judgement     248
The Persistence of Judas     265
Notes     290
Bibliography     293
Index     297

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The Gnostic Gospels are becoming more and more important to many scholars of early Christianity. Since reading Tobias Churton's first book, 'The Gnostics' last spring, I've become and avid follower of his work. The Kiss of Death, based on the 'Gnostic Gospel of Judas', is a page turner... Churton truly knows his bible and exhibits his talents for research and detail, exposing the most important drama of Christianity.  The book is scholarly, yet warm and witty—what a combination!