Judas Quotes (25 quotes)
Why Did Judas Betray Jesus?
If not how are the following passages to be explained Mt ; Jn. The passages listed above may be explained easily without resorting to the unscriptural, Calvinistic theory of predestination. According Matthew ff, during the course of the Passover supper Christ informed the disciples that one of them would betray him. Presently, Judas framed the same query. Certainly not, for already he had bargained with the chief priests to deliver Christ unto them Mt. Some would suggest that Judas was but a helpless pawn, unable to resist the invasion of Satan into his life.
In recent years, the discovery of the long-lost Gospel of Judas, a Gnostic text originally dating to the second century, has led some scholars to reconsider his role, and even to ask whether he might have been unfairly blamed for betraying Jesus. What Other Proof Exists? Intriguingly, Judas Iscariot is the only one of the apostles whom the Bible potentially identifies by his town of origin. Because people are always trying to explain—why would he have done this? Why would Judas have betrayed Jesus? Jesus made an announcement of betrayal at the Last Supper.