Iscariot


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, Jesus' betrayer, possibly from the village of Kerioth, the only Judaean disciple among the Twelve, and, according to the Gospel of St. John, their treasurer.
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Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera tells the story of the last seven days in the life of Jesus through the eyes of Judas Iscariot.
Even the case of Judas Iscariot should come as no surprise, any more than that of Peter, or of all but the "disciple whom Jesus loved" (19:26).
But their spirits did not dare to stand before (him), except for Judas Iscariot.
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There were 13 people at Christ's last supper and Judas Iscariot - the disciple who betrayed Jesus - was the 13th to sit at the table.
Seeking to explain Jesus's biblical actions, and the actions of those around him such as his infamous betrayal by Judas Iscariot, "The Aries Jesus" is a spiritual and enlightening piece of fiction.
Maybe we could rename the Welsh Assembly the Welsh Judas Iscariot Assembly.
Martin's six-month involvement with the LAByrinth Theater Company's production of Stephen Adly Guirgis' play "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot.
James Martin, SJ, unexpectedly became a "theological dramaturge" when playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis and his cast sought help in developing the characters for Guirgis' play The Last Days of Judas Iscariot The play portrays Judas' trial in purgatory for betraying Jesus.
According to The Independent, Archer's book aims to portray Judas Iscariot as a politician who hands Jesus over as part of a plan to remove the Romans from the Jewish homeland.