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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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