The Gnostic belief, as one theory has it, is that this inept creator-god accidentally infused into humanity a spark of the highest form of a so-called “spiritual reality.


Dec 27, 2007 ... To Gnosticism's separation of soul and body, spirit and flesh, ... Some of Its Beliefs, Practices, and its Continued Influence in the World: Part I.


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In Egypt in 1945, many writings purporting to be Gospels about Jesus' teachings but containing Gnostic beliefs were discovered. These comprise the Nag ...


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Oct 4, 2013 ... This comprehensible introduction to the strange beliefs of Gnosticism is delightful .


Scholars aren't certain whether Gnosticism developed out of Christianity or if the early Christians were reflecting Gnostic beliefs that were already in circulation.


It is important to realize that Gnosticism is not a single movement; it is a term used to characterize a variety of movements with particular beliefs and practices led ...


May 12, 2014 ... (33) The Gnostic belief system has the potential to impact contemporary Christian beliefs in three major ways: How we view creation, God, and ...