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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Apparently reacting to his suspension, the embattled chairman said all the allegations raised against him and his deputy were baseless adding those who took the decision were Judas Iscariot and sponsored agents out to destroyed the party.
In the Catholic faith, Wednesday of the Holy Week or Spy Wednesday is marked by the betrayal by Judas Iscariot of Jesus Christ.
His original name, Judas, was changed to Jude by early writers who translated the New Testament to distinguish him from Judas Iscariot. Evangelists Matthew and Mark preferred to call him Thaddeus, which means courageous in Aramaic.
But in Island of Crete, they believe in punishing betrayers, which includes Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus Christ in exchange for 30 pieces of silver.
Lomax spoke about Judas Iscariot, one of the 12 Apostles, and was he really deserving of all the bad feelings associated with him.
Duterte recounted a story about how Leonardo da Vinci inadvertently used the same model to depict Jesus Christ and his traitorous disciple Judas Iscariot in 'The Last Supper,' one of his greatest masterpieces.
The Virgin Birth, the divinity and messiahship of Jesus, the betrayal by Judas Iscariot, the sentencing of Jesus before the Sanhedrin, his death, and his resurrection as Son of God are all replaced by a newly shaped narrative, what the late historian Amos Funkenstein termed "counterhistory," that crudely derides the deepest principles of the Christian faith.
The Bluecoat, daily THEATRE The Last Days of Judas Iscariot is a hilarious, poignant, thought-provoking work by Pulitzer-prize winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis.
One legend has it that Judas Iscariot hanged himself from its branches, though there are differing accounts of his demise.
Well, it's a bit more complicated than that The Bishop of Leeds, the Rt Rev Nick Baines, says he feels sorry for Judas Iscariot Who would want to spend PS4.50 to go and get an elevated view of some old office buildings, an abandoned bingo hall and a shopping centre?
THE real star in this enjoyable production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's famous rock opera turns out to be the man playing Judas Iscariot - Tim Rogers.
Rachel has joined a show which includes songs such Everything's Alright, Gethsemane and Superstar and also stars Glenn Carter as Jesus, a role he has played in the West End, on Broadway and on film, and Australian star Tim Rogers as Judas Iscariot.
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.