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Codex Tchacos / The Gospel of Judas (Perfectly Scanned and Digitalized Original Edition of early 4th century) (Illustrated)

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The Codex Tchacos is an ancient Egyptian Coptic papyrus containing early Christian gnostic texts from approximately 300 AD:The Letter of Peter to PhilipThe First Apocalypse of JamesThe Gospel of JudasA fragment of the Book of Allogenes (or theMoreThe Codex Tchacos is an ancient Egyptian Coptic papyrus containing early Christian gnostic texts from approximately 300 AD:The Letter of Peter to PhilipThe First Apocalypse of JamesThe Gospel of JudasA fragment of the Book of Allogenes (or the Book of the Stranger, this is different from the previously known Nag Hammadi text Allogenes.)The Codex Tchacos is important, because it contains the first known surviving copy of the Gospel of Judas, a text that was rejected as heresy by the early Christian church and lost for 1700 years. The Gospel of Judas was mentioned and summarized by the Church Father Irenaeus of Lyons in his work Against Heresies. This would make the Gospel of Judas older than the codex.