Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

February 5, 2015 9:13 PM

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Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. Beatrice Kelekian in memory of her husband, Charles Dikran Kelekian, 1984.669 (Image © President and Fellows of Harvard College)

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.

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