This is My Blood by David Niall Wilson
Approx. 84,030 words.
Published on March 3, 2010 by
When Jesus is tempted in the desert, a fallen angel is raised in the form of a woman to tempt him with the flesh. Instead, that woman, Mary Magdalene, falls in love, and yearns to return to her home in Heaven. This is My Blood is a retelling of the gospel through the Book of Judas, and the eyes of one who did not require faith to know the truth...Award-nominated novel.