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There is no scripture that tells about Jesus' life from 12 to 30 years. Is there evidence of Jesus' during this time?

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I might suggest changing this question to say "from the age of 12 to 30", since the bible clearly DOES mention Jesus at the age of 12. –  Flimzy Oct 28 '13 at 0:28
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Scripture does mention about the life of Jesus between 10 to 30 years.

Luke 2:41-51 (NIV)

"Every year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the Festival of the Passover. When he was twelve years old, they went up to the festival, according to the custom. After the festival was over, while his parents were returning home, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but they were unaware of it. Thinking he was in their company, they traveled on for a day. Then they began looking for him among their relatives and friends. When they did not find him, they went back to Jerusalem to look for him. After three days they found him in the temple courts, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions. Everyone who heard him was amazed at his understanding and his answers. When his parents saw him, they were astonished. His mother said to him, “Son, why have you treated us like this? Your father and I have been anxiously searching for you.”

“Why were you searching for me?” he asked. “Didn’t you know I had to be in my Father’s house?” But they did not understand what he was saying to them. Then he went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. But his mother treasured all these things in her heart. And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man."

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The custom during the time was that men would prepare and study to become a rabbi. Throughout the New Testament Jesus is referred to as "rabbi" and "teacher" such as in John 3:2

2The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him.

Jesus was preparing himself to become a rabbi so that he could lead His people to salvation.

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As for your question Elberich Schneider about the reason for the gap, the Council of Trent in the 1500's is probably the most accurate reason. During a 23 year period high ranking members of the Catholic church met to discuss and identify Protestant herecies, and different Church teachings. At this point, the Catholic church also decided what to keep in the Bible and what to take out. –  Byuiwriter Oct 27 '13 at 3:50
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There is the Infancy Gospel of James which is of interest because of its early date and having been cross referenced earlier on etc

http://www.earlychristianwritings.com/text/infancyjames-roberts.html

It also fuses or confounds the two Census stories.

There was a roman empire Augustus census around 6BC but it excluded Judea that was technically not part of it.

After the incorporation of Judea into the roman empire in 6AD there was a census in Judea {only} the census of Quirinius; standard roman ‘doomsday book’ type practice.

It is possible that Luke was told that JC was born during a full Roman Empire census ie 6AD.

Checked the history of Josephus, found the mention of the 6AD Quirinius census.

And went on to say mistakenly as he did that JC was born during the time of a full Roman Empire census; which he had "assumed" was done by Quirinius.

Luke says that he draws his material from several sources.

The author of acts who is assumed to be Luke appears to directly lift material from Josephus in a couple of places I think.

there is another the infancy gospel of thomas

http://www.earlychristianwritings.com/infancythomas.html

I seem to remember that there is a reference in Koran to JC turning clay into a bird.

When do I get my 10 reputation points?

I had to drop some interesting links

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