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Judas Iscariot

This entry is part 459 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why was Judas called ‘Iscariot’? Scholars don’t know for sure, but the name “Iscariot” may imply that Judas was part of the Jewish resistance against the Roman Empire. Almost all of the Jews in Palestine in Jesus’ time despised the … Continue reading

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Judas Iscariot

This entry is part 398 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why was Judas Iscariot predetermined as the traitor apostle? I know it sounds this way when you read the Gospels and the beginning of Acts, but Judas was not predetermined to be the traitor apostle. It was prophesied in a … Continue reading

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