Gospel of Cerinthus

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The Gospel of Cerinthus is a lost gospel used by Cerinthus and by Carpocrates. According to Epiphanius,[1] this is a Jewish Gospel identical to the Gospel of the Ebionites and, apparently, is a truncated version of Matthew's Gospel according to the Hebrews. Bardy calls it a "Judaizing rather than Gnostic gospel.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pan. Haer. 28.5.1., I 317.10
  2. ^ New Testament Apocrypha, Schneemelcher, Wilson