Re: On the GH
- Daniel Grolin wrote:
>Robinson and Koester in "Trajectories through Early Christianity" 1971
> On Tue, 24 Nov 1998, Jack Kilmon wrote:
> > Which one, Dan? That the Thomasine community and literature was Edessan
> > or
> > that GH was G of T?
> Well, mostly the last one. I find it to be quit dificult to imagine that
> there should be any connection. The other point would also be interesting.
> I am particularly interested in knowing what sort of community the Gospel
> of Thomas came from.
Phila. I believe were the first to show that the original provenance of
G of T was Edessa. Crossan, in "Four Other Gospels" summarizes the
Syrian origin of the Thomas tradition including the other Thomasine
I find it very convincing. The association of GH with G of T will take
a little time and I will revisit that with you later tonight (gotta go
taybutheh d'maran yeshua masheecha am kulkon