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My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 Ient Palestine forty years after the death of Jesus Judas tells his version of event. This book presents the story of Jesus from the point of view of a seventy year old Judas who moved to Sidon after the crucifixion and led a peaceful life under a new name In this version Judas and Jesus were childhood friends who were taught by the same scholar the difference being that the father of Judas paid tuition fees while Andreas taught Jesus for free because the boy was incredibly handsome and promising In due course the charismatic Jesus became a successful itinerant preacher who was not above playing favorites with his followers Judas joined their ranks early because the death of his beloved wife in childbirth unmoored him and made him reliant of Jesus However as soon as Jesus gave signs that he believed himself to be the Messiah Judas started to feel very ambivalent about the whole thing Judas didn t witness any miracles only evidence of the compassion of Jesus alleviating people s sufferings and he hated it when Jesus let people believe that he did perform miracles Judas didn t take money to betray Jesus and only blames himself for not being able to keep Jesus from committing suicide by going into Jerusalem and attacking the Temple authorities publicly This Judas sounds like the ultimate loyal and level headed advisor and Jesus like a mercurial and obstinate leader of men who painted himself into a corner so to speak Stead pulls it off but the book is not as though provoking as I hoped it would be Zenith of Jesus Judas tells his version A Pale Light in the Black of event. This book presents the story Devil Versus Alpha The Millennium Wolves #1 of view Spieserye of a seventy year Feral old Judas who moved to Sidon after the crucifixion and led a peaceful life under a new name In this version Judas and Jesus were childhood friends who were taught by the same scholar the difference being that the father Krismis van Map Jacobs of Judas paid tuition fees while Andreas taught Jesus for free because the boy was incredibly handsome and promising In due course the charismatic Jesus became a successful itinerant preacher who was not above playing favorites with his followers Judas joined their ranks early because the death Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods of his beloved wife in childbirth unmoored him and made him reliant Crust From Sourdough Spelt and Rye Bread to Ciabatta Bagels and Brioche of Jesus However as soon as Jesus gave signs that he believed himself to be the Messiah Judas started to feel very ambivalent about the whole thing Judas didn t witness any miracles Til Death Do Us Part (Vows, #1) only evidence Mensa Riddles Conundrums of the compassion Julie of the Wolves of Jesus alleviating people s sufferings and he hated it when Jesus let people believe that he did perform miracles Judas didn t take money to betray Jesus and The Right Swipe only blames himself for not being able to keep Jesus from committing suicide by going into Jerusalem and attacking the Temple authorities publicly This Judas sounds like the ultimate loyal and level headed advisor and Jesus like a mercurial and Touched obstinate leader Dark Prophet The Chronicles of Koa #2 of men who painted himself into a corner so to speak Stead pulls it Ugly Fish off but the book is not as though provoking as I hoped it would be

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My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 Witty and teasingly controversial novel set against a richly painted backdrop of anc. Hard to know what to make of this story really It is all well written but so much at odds to the Christian story that it is an uncomfortable read Stead is of course just making all this up there is no evidence for any of it However he writes a very plausible account He makes Judas and Jesus as childhood friends from slightly different sides of the donkey path as it were This makes it possible for the gospel story to be demystified and we have a very earthly and earthy retelling of Jesus life That is going to appeal to many and horrify others

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My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 Judas’s name became synonymous with betrayer but is that how Judas saw it In this. My original review of this book was done in 2007 really a very short review see below that said very little about the book Nevertheless on the basis of it I was invited by the BBC to submit a uestion for their World Book Club programme they were doing on CK Stead I was most delighted when they used it Here it isThis work of fiction tells an alternative story of Jesus and Judas of a boyhood together followed by the path to Jerusalem and for Judas beyond to a life far away with a new nameKnowing the Christian story I found it hard to figure out if this novel would have been as good to someone who didn t know it Stead has an excellent reputation and is highly thought of among my kiwi friends who appreciate NZ writers so I imagine that this novel has high literary merit However the only people I discussed it with were committed Christians They maintained that they disliked the book because it had no literary merit but I doubt that I m inclined to think they disliked it because it was plausible


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    C.K. Stead µ 8 Read & Download Read & Download ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF µ C.K. Stead My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 My original review of this book was done in 2007 really a very short review see below that said very little about the book Nevertheless on the basis of it I was invited by the BBC to submit a uestion for their World Book Club programme they were doing on CK Stead I was most delighted when they used it Here it isThis work of fiction

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    Free read My Name Was Judas My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 C.K. Stead µ 8 Read & Download Well It was fairly well written I suppose except for the inclusion of several comments in the modern idiom ie 'Jesus was intellectually superior but socially on the back foot' and Judas says 'the wheels were fal

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 Read & Download ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF µ C.K. Stead Free read My Name Was Judas An interesting look at Jesus' life ministry as seen through the eyes of Judas his lifelong friend Judas tells their story 40 years after the death of Jesus CK Stead managed to take all the elements of the Biblical story a

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 C.K. Stead µ 8 Read & Download Read & Download ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF µ C.K. Stead Hard to know what to make of this story really It is all well written but so much at odds to the Christian story that it is an uncomfortable read Stead is of course just making all this up there is no evidence for any of it However he writes a very plausible account He makes Judas and Jesus as childhood friends from slightly different sides of the donkey path as it were This makes it possible for the gospel st

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 hmm well i like the book in a sense that it's nicely written fairly interesting and kept you going but also i couldn't take it as a possible historical report which is not i tried to put myself into a Christian shoes and it must be pretty offensive to read this although you do sympathize to Judas the supposedly 'betrayer' and the 'healing' that Jesus did make sense if it isn't being interpreted literally but i guess i'

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 This was a surprising book for me I've not read CK Stead and had formed a rather negative view of him looks such a grumpy chap and I didn't expect it to be so CLEVER Well I was wrong This has been a standout The writing is extraordinarily clear and the concept cleverly executed Judas didn't betray Jesus he just got bad press and Christ was we

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 This is a book that has been very thoughtfully written For myself this version seems far believable than the one in the bible But like I say

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    Read & Download ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF µ C.K. Stead C.K. Stead µ 8 Read & Download Free read My Name Was Judas This book presents the story of Jesus from the point of view of a seventy year old Judas who moved to Sidon after the crucifixion and led a peaceful life under a new name In this version Judas and Jesus were child

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 C.K. Stead µ 8 Read & Download Read & Download ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF µ C.K. Stead A fascinating character study of one of the most maligned men in history Very well written and thought provoking An interesting study of how faith cannot really be reconciled with a lack of understanding And how a viewpoint and the desire to believe without regarding reality can create legends and storiesI was prepared to

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    My Name Was Judas Read & Download Ö 108 Beautiful novelThoughtful profound and humane a beautiful novel about the broken telephone that marks the difference between history and myth It should make the reader uestion every story you have ever been told If you haven't read Stead but y

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