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The Ethiopian Bible is the Oldest and Most Complete on Earth

Recent radiocarbon dating analysis dated Garima 2 as originating from 390-570, and Garima 1 from 530-660. This makes the Garima gospels the oldest and most complete illuminated Christian manuscripts in the world.

The Ethiopian Bible is the Oldest and Most Complete on Earth

Evangelist portrait of Mark from Garima 2

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