(RNS) The Harvard Theological Review is postponing publication of a major article on the papyrus fragment in which Jesus seems to refer to his wife, raising further doubts about a discovery that was set to turn Christian history on its head when it was announced last September. By David Gibson.
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VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Vatican newspaper called the “Jesus wife” papyrus a “clumsy fake” that suits “contemporary ideology,” not the historical Jesus. By Alessandro Speciale.
(RNS) A newly revealed piece of papyrus offers fresh evidence that some early Christians believed that Jesus was married, according to a Harvard Divinity School professor. Dan Brown, if you're listening, call your office. By Daniel Burke.