The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

Starts: No parent should have to bury a

Henrietta Iscariot

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

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Unspecified time. Purgatory.
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Monologue Context

Henrietta is the mother of Judas Iscariot. Judas is famous for betraying Jesus Christ, setting him

Monologue Text

Starts: No parent should have to bury a child … No mother should have to bury a son. Mothers are not meant to bury sons. It is not in the natural order of things. I buried my son.

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End: I tell the world the one true thing I know: If my son is in hell, then there is no heaven — because if my son sits in hell, there is no God.

For the full extended monologue, please refer to:
Stephen Adley Guirgis, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.



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