One of the most popular name during holy week is the name Judas Iscariot. Most of us know him as one of Jesus Christ’s 12 original disciples who betrayed him in exchange for 30 pieces of silver. But how much do we really know this person?
Let’s take a look at the life of Judas Iscariot and the discrepancy of his death.
Did you know that that there are several accounts of the death of Judas. Ito ay dahil sa magka salungat ang ulat ni Matthew at Lukas tungkol sa pangyayari. Matthew tells us that Judas died by hanging while Luke, being a doctor, gives us a graphic description of what occurred following the hanging.
But many scholars believed these stories are different interpretation from different people that describes the different aspects of the same incident.