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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gnosticism

Gnosticism is a modern name for a variety of ancient religious ideas .... Many heads of gnostic schools were identified as Jewish Christians by Church Fathers, and Hebrew words and names of God were ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcionism

Marcionism was an Early Christian dualist belief system that originated in the teachings of ... He rejected the heathen mythology of Gnostics, and adhered to Christianity as the only true religion; he was less ... but was excommunicated by his own father.86 He betook himself, about the middle of the second century, to Rome ...

www.earlychristianhistory.info/gnostic.html

As such it was a threat to the “proto-orthodox” or literalist Christians, and they ... A source for knowledge of Gnosticism, aside from the Church Fathers, was found ...

ethosinstitute.sg/what-is-gnosticism-how-did-the-early-christian-leaders-respond-to-its-teachings

Mar 3, 2015 ... According to the early church historian Eusebius, Hegesippus maintains that Gnosticism began among some Jewish sects. Church Fathers like ...

www.christianitytoday.com/history/issues/issue-96/gnosticism-unmasked.html

The label "Gnosticism" is a fuzzy one, describing diverse sects and ideas in the ... GOD - There are two opposing Gods: the supreme, spiritual, unknown Father ...

www.christianity.com/church/church-history/timeline/1-300/gnosticism-11629621.html

In this article Christian History Institute seeks to show who the Gnostics were, .... head and inventing stories that would discredit God the Father, Son and Holy ...

catholicism.org/early-church-fathers-fight-against-gnosticism.html

Jun 28, 2016 ... Catholic Exchange, Brian Kranick: How common is it to hear someone say, “I'm spiritual, not religious.” A very Gnostic-esque statement.

www.wisdomworld.org/additional/christianity/GnosticsChurchFathers.html

THE CHRISTIAN SCHEME(2). HERESIES AND SECRET SOCIETIES: Gnostics and Church Fathers. TO maintain their ground Irenæus and his school had to ...

www.unlearnthelies.com/gnosticism-and-its-influence-on-christianity.html

We need to understand the Gnostics and their influence on early Christianity so we ... The Early Church father, Irenaeus, who wrote a five volume book on the ...