256. These Things Did Thomas Count as Real
Composer (attributed to):
||Elkanah Kelsay Dare|
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||harm. Pilsbury’s United States Harmony, 1799, alt.|Text Information:
This 20th-century text provides a helpful corrective to a long history of negative attitudes toward Thomas for failing to believe the other disciples’ report that Christ had risen. His fact-seeking “skeptic mind” sounds remarkably modern and makes him a more sympathetic figure.