Coptic Gospel of Thomas
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Additional information on the noncanonical, pseudonymous gospel discovered in Egypt just outside Nag Hammadi in 1945; overviews textual issues, biblical parallels, and major themes.
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Thomas, Coptic Gospel of
Thomas, Coptic Gospel of. †A collection of 114 “logia” or sayings purporting to be from Jesus, composed in Greek ca. A.D. 140, probably in Syria. This work was mentioned by several ancient writers, but its content remained unknown until the discovery of the Gnostic library at Nag Hammadi in 1946.