The book story of the suppressed gospels and epistles of the original new testament of jesus the christ and other portions of the ancient holy scriptures. now extant, attributed to his apostles, and their disciples, and venerated by the primitive christian churches during the first four centuries, but since, after violent disputations forbidden by the bishops of the nicene council, in the reign of the emperor constantine and omitted from the catholics and protestant editions of the new testament, by its compilers. Translated from the original tongues, with historical references to their authenticity, by archbishop wake and other learned divines the epistles of jesus christ & abgarus king of edessa. A copy of a letter written by King Abgarus to Jesus; and sent to him by Ananius, his footman, to Jerusalem, 5 inviting him to Edessa. Abgarus king of Edessa to Jesus the good Saviour, who appears at Jerusalem, greeting. The answer of Jesus by Ananias the footman to Abgarus the king, 3 declining to visit Edessa. I thank Christ in every prayer of mine, that ye may continue and persevere in good works, looking for that which is promised in the day of judgment.