The Lost Gospel: Decoding the Ancient Text That Reveals Jesus’ Marriage to Mary the Magdalene
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Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: November 2014
Duration: 12 hours 57 minutes
In a startling follow-up to the New York Times bestseller TheJesus Family Tomb, a historical detective story that unravels a newlytranslated document filled with startling revelations and fascinating detail aboutthe life and times of Jesus
Waiting to be rediscovered in the British Library is anancient manuscript of the early Church, copied by an anonymous monk. Themanuscript is at least 1,450 years old, possibly dating to the first century, Jesus' lifetime. And now The Lost Gospel provides the first-evertranslation from Syriac into English of this unique document that tells theinside story of Jesus' social, family, and political life.
The Lost Gospel takes listeners on an unparalleledhistorical adventure through a paradigm-shifting manuscript. What the authorseventually discover is astounding: confirmation of Jesus' marriage to Mary the Magdalene; the names of their two children; the towering presence of Mary the Magdalene; a previously unknown plot on Jesus' life, thirteen years prior tothe crucifixion; an assassination attempt against Mary the Magdalene and theirchildren; Jesus' connection to political figures at the highest level of theRoman Empire; and a religious movement that antedates that of Paul-the Churchof Mary the Magdalene. Part historical detective story, part modern adventure, TheLost Gospel reveals secrets that have been hiding in plain sight formillennia.