New College, University of Edinburgh

New “Unknown Gospel” Fragment Identified

(Larry Hurtado)  Within the last week or so notice appeared of the identification of a portion of an “unknown gospel” text on a papyrus fragment, Oxyrhunchus 5072, palaeographically dated to the third century CE.  Here is a link to a photo of the fragment: http://www.ox.ac.uk/media/news_releases_for_journalists/110725.html News reports claim that the fragment appears to relate Jesus […]

  • Andrew Kelley,
  • 30th July 2011