Why does Judas betray Jesus?

Why does Judas betray Jesus?

Rather than denounce Judas as Jesuss betrayer, the author of the Gospel of Judas glorified him as Jesuss most favored disciple. In this version of events, Jesus asked Judas to betray him to the authorities, so that he could be freed from his physical body and fulfill his destiny of saving humanity

How did Judas betray Jesus to the authorities?

According to all four canonical gospels, Judas betrayed Jesus to the Sanhedrin in the Garden of Gethsemane by kissing him and addressing him as rabbi to reveal his identity in the darkness to the crowd who had come to arrest him. His name is often used synonymously with betrayal or treason.

Was Judas forgiven for his betrayal?

DEAR F.B.: No, Judas was not forgiven for his betrayal of Jesus — and one reason is because he could not bring himself to repent of the sin he had committed. You see, theres a difference between feeling sorry over something we have done, and actually repenting of it.

How much does Judas betray Jesus for?

Thirty pieces of silver

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