Judas Iscariot

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(New Testament) the Apostle who betrayed Jesus to his enemies for 30 pieces of silver

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Six years later, he looked for someone to be the model for Judas Iscariot.
Rachel, who got married to Jason Finegan in August, describes herself as a Christian but believes the musical, which was first produced in 1971 and tells the story of the last seven days in the life of Jesus through the eyes of Judas Iscariot, is beautifully done.
The musical was first performed in 1971 and tells the story of the last seven days in the life of Jesus through the eyes of Judas Iscariot and features some of musical theatre's most legendary songs, from I Don't Know How to Love Him, Gethsemane and Superstar.
The show's stellar line-up includes Glenn Carter who returns as Jesus, a role he has played in the West End, on Broadway and on film; Australian musical theatre star Tim Rogers as Judas Iscariot, and X Factor finalist Rachel Adedeji, who plays Mary Magdalene.
The betrayer and the betrayal cannot be far from Jesus' mind while Judas Iscariot is still with them.
The kiss with which Judas Iscariot betrayed his Lord, Jesus Christ, 2,000 years ago in the garden of Gethsemane, still has the power to shock thanks to the betrayal that went with it.
Police have this year allowed the custom of burning a symbolic Judas Iscariot at the stake on Holy Saturday at midnight.
The most contemptible person in this whole unedifying spectacle is Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg, who has been guilty of more betrayal than Judas Iscariot.
After the meal, which founded the sacrament of Holy Communion, Jesus went to the Garden of Gethsemane to pray, where he was betrayed by Judas Iscariot and arrested and crucified.
20 -- Number 13 stands damned for millenniums because the Last Supper where Jesus was betrayed by Judas Iscariot was a group of 13.
The musical stars comedian Tim Minchin as Judas Iscariot, former Spice Girl Melanie Chisholm as Mary Magdalene and radio presenter Chris Moyles as King Herod.
com)-- Novel, historical romance inferring scandalous romantic links between Mary Magdalene and Judas Iscariot, heralds arrival of Volume II in William Hearth's series of fearless historical scholarship.
Talebzadeh's biopic shows Judas Iscariot being crucified instead of Jesus.
Their topics include the voice of Jesus and the voice of Matthew in three parables, boundary challenges to the woman who anoints Jesus in Luke 7:36-50, Barabbas remembered, past and present antisemitic interpretation of Judas Iscariot, evidence from Hebrews about the worship of Jesus among early Christians, Paul and the nature of apostleship in Luke-Acts, the intertextual semantics of Leviticus 18:5 in Galatians and Romans, Romans 1:5 and Israel's triumphant king, the cheirograph in Colossians 2:14 and the Ephesian connection, and Paul's strategy for forging ties of kinship.