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Mary, Gospel of
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The Gospel of Mary is an ancient Christian text that has generated much interest in modern times, both in scholarly and in non-scholarly circles. As one of the non-canonical gospel texts, it shares in the revival of interest in these texts in recent years. In addition it takes its name from the person of “Mary,” who is almo…

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Tuckett, Christopher, “Mary, Gospel of”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 17 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_EECO_SIM_00002147>
First published online: 2018



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