A ancient piece of papyrus that contains a mention of Jesus’ wife is not a forgery, according to a scientific analysis of the controversial text, US researchers said Thursday.
The fragment is believed to have come from Egypt and contains writing in the Coptic language that says, “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife…’” Another part reads: “She will be able to be my disciple.”
Its discovery in 2012 caused a stir. Since Christian tradition has long held that Jesus was not married, it renewed long-running debates over celibacy and the role of women in the church.
The Vatican’s newspaper declared it a fake, along with other scholars who doubted its authenticity based on its poor grammar, blurred text and uncertain origin.
Never before has a gospel referred to Jesus being married, or having women as disciples. Read more.
Last term, I confided in a professor that I was struggling with anxiety attacks and depression. She seemed understanding.
A few weeks after the class ended, I learned that she had brought the issue up at an informal departmental gathering, telling grad students and professors that anxiety is often an “excuse” used by students who want an easy ride.
imagine a horror movie where you’re trapped in your house with a serial killer but all your lights are clappers
so you’re running for your life from this psychopath while both of you are just aggressively clapping the lights on and off
#creepy and hilarious
I’m not fearless. I’m terrified, I’m always terrified.
#you are a CHILD #you are SUPPOSED to be terrified #the shit that happens to you is terrifying and terrible and you are allowed to feel emotions #trying so hard to be in control and unaffected all the time #to be powerful and a leader and fearless #when in reality everything affects her and she isn’t supposed to carry it all on her shoulders #ALLISON ARGENT YOU GUYS #who hallucinates her mother yelling at her for showing signs of being emotiona l#who hallucinates her own demise because she isn’t strong enough??? #whose biggest fear is that she will be weak and people will see it #YOU ARE A TEENAGER #A KID