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Thomas
(669 words)

(Θωμᾶς; Thōmâs).

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[1] One of the twelve disciples of Jesus

The Apostle T. is 'one of the twelve' disciples of Jesus. T. is presented individually only in Jo: he called on the other disciples to emulate Jesus until their death (Jo 11:16). In response to his questions, Jesus is revealed as 'the path, …

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Wick, Peter (Basle), Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna) and G.KA., “Thomas”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 02 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1211490>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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