How a mysterious man fooled a Harvard scholar into believing the 'Gospel of Jesus' Wife' was real

In 2012 scholar Karen King announced the academic discovery of a lifetime: a scrap of papyrus, purportedly from the early days of Christianity, in which Jesus refers to a woman as "my wife." A new book says King was fooled by a brazen forgery.

How a mysterious man fooled a Harvard scholar into believing the 'Gospel of Jesus' Wife' was real
In 2012 scholar Karen King announced the academic discovery of a lifetime: a scrap of papyrus, purportedly from the early days of Christianity, in which Jesus refers to a woman as "my wife." A new book says King was fooled by a brazen forgery.