Discovering an ancient Christian community
December 20, 2012
The 'St Thomas Christians' are believed to be converts of the Apostle Thomas in the first century. Now a Benedictine is on the trail of some surviving texts from that era.
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For one young Catholic, the event will be like a spiritual shot-in-the-arm
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