Turkey: Bible thought to be 1,000-years-old found in 2015 Sign up for FREE for the biggest new releases, reviews and tech hacks SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The fragment from the ‘Gospel of James,’ also known as the ‘ Apocalypse of James ‘ was discovered in the Oxyrhynchus Papyri Collection, owned by the Egypt Exploration Society, in Oxford’s Sackler Library. Dr Dirk Obbink, a classicist at Oxford, began working on the text with Professor Geoffrey Smith of the University of Texas at Austin in 2015 and the pair initially thought it was a 'lost Gospel' in Greek. But then Professor Smith identified the text as the Greek original of the Gospel of James, which is known from its Coptic translation in the Nag Hammadi Library – a collection of 13 Coptic Gnostic books discovered in 1945 in Upper Egypt. Trending Professor Smith said in 2017: "To say that we were excited once we realised what we'd found is an understatement. "We never… Read full this story
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