Unformatted text preview: It does not go into detail, but I wish it would. If Jesus was divine, wouldn’t he go to Heaven? I just don’t see why he is in the Underworld, which I assume means Hell. Most souls go there for punishment, but Jesus received his punishment on Earth, so it doesn’t seem like there’s a reason why he would go there. My question refers to the Gospel of Thomas. It talks about transforming Mary from a female into a male, as all females should do, because they are unfit otherwise. This is a horrible thing to say. I cannot imagine Jesus saying this. If females are so unworthy, then why would God create them in the first place? Furthermore, how do women become like men? Is it meant to be on a rational/emotional level, or on a physical level? I think this was only written due to the social influences of that time. God wouldn’t forsake half of the world’s population simply based on gender....
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- Spring '11