What does God say about Judas?
The gospels suggest that Judas is apparently bound up with the fulfillment of God’s purposes (John 13:18, John 17:12, Matthew 26:23–25, Luke 22:21–22, Matt 27:9–10, Acts 1:16, Acts 1:20), yet “woe is upon him”, and he would “have been better unborn” (Matthew 26:23–25).
What did Jesus say about Judas betrayal?
“The Son of Man goes, even as it is written of him, but woe to that man through whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would be better for that man if he had not been born.” Judas, who betrayed him, answered: “It isn’t me, is it, Rabbi?” He said to him: “You said it.”
What is the spirit of Judas?
The spirit of Judas is the spirit of a spiritual prostitute. Many church members have a God-fearing pastor, but everytime they have a small problem with the pastor they are ready to run him down in front of the false prophets in town. The wicked high priest that would kill Jesus did not go to Judas, Judas went to him.
What was the last thing Jesus said to Judas?
The Gospel of John states that Jesus confronted Judas at the last supper, telling him, “What you are about to do, do quickly.”
Could Judas have chosen not to betray Jesus?
Judas did not have free will. Jesus had to die in the cross, hence someone had to betray him. The only one that could betray Jesus, was someone who Jesus trusted.
Why did Jesus let Judas betray him?
Rather than denounce Judas as Jesus’s betrayer, the author of the Gospel of Judas glorified him as Jesus’s 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 Jesus respond to Judas?
According to Matthew 26:50, Jesus responded by saying: “Friend, do what you are here to do”. Luke 22:48 quotes Jesus saying “Judas, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?”
Where is Judas Iscariot now?
His corpse was buried and eventually decomposed completely. That was the end of him. Because Judas Iscariot did not repent and receive the forgiveness of God, we are left to assume that he died unregenerate and therefore is now in hell.