Prologue: 1474 a.d.
The most controversial of the manuscripts was the one known as both the Joseph of Arimathea parchment and the Vatican letter. Carried by Peter the Apostle to Rome, it was believed by many to be the only letter ever written by the Christ.
Excerpt from THE LOST YEARS by Mary Higgins Clark
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