Yesterday my family and I took a day trip to London. One of our goals was to spend some time in the British Museum, esp. to view the BM exhibition, Faith after the Pharaohs (£10), and the British Library, esp. to view the free Treasures of the British Library exhibition.
The BM’s Faith after the Pharaohs featured a number of interesting items, and for this NT nerd, I especially enjoyed fragments of the Gospel of Thomas and the Gospel of Mary (respectively), Codex Sinaiticus, an early copy of the Nicene Creed, and a number of magical papyri and gems. Continue Reading