Judas Iscariot and the Myth of Jewish EvilBook - 1992 --
Maccoby shows that in the earliest texts relating to the life of Jesus, no special or sinister role was ascribed to Judas Iscariot. He argues that the evil Judas was an invention of later Christians who wished to distance themselves from the Jews.
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1992. --
Characteristics: ix, 213 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm