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Bible Q

Why do you think there are so many similarities and connections between the Gospel of Thomas and 1 Corinthians?

First of all, it’s worth saying that sometimes proposed similarities between the Gospel of Thomas (GTh) and the Bible are actually, in fact, not very similar. For example, I have seen the suggestion that there is a parallel between GTh 2 and 1 Corinthians 1:2: GTh 2 1 Cor. 1:3 Jesus said, “Let him who seeks […]

Should the Gospel of Thomas be included in the Bible?

No. The Gospel of Thomas is not an accurate, genuine, inspired, trustworthy, or reliable record about the Lord Jesus. There are several pieces of evidence that demonstrate this: 1. Although the Gospel of Thomas uses themes and characters, etc., found in the Biblical texts, it also shares elements – themes, motifs, expressions and concerns – […]