The Nag Hammadi library is a collection of early Christian and Gnostic texts discovered near .... A cross reference apparatus for Robinson's translation and the Biblical canon also exists. Another English edition was published in 1987, by Yale ...


Gnosticism is a modern name for a variety of ancient religious ideas and systems, originating in ...... Barnstone, Willis (1984). The Other Bible: Gnostic Scriptures, Jewish Pseudepigrapha, Christian Apocyrypha, Kabbalah, Dead Sea Scrolls.


"This book may well be the most comprehensive collection of gnostic materials ever gathered in one volume. What is clear from the sourcebook is the ...


Editorial Reviews. Review. "This book may well be the most comprehensive collection of ... “To read The Gnostic Bible is to witness something astonishing.


Then, for an overview of the Gnostic scriptures and a discussion of ancient Gnosis, read this excerpt from Dr. Marvin Meyer's introduction to The Gnostic Bible.


Gnosticism was a wide-ranging religious movement of the first millennium CE— with earlier antecedents and later flourishings—whose adherents sought ...


Fifty-two copies of ancient writings, called the Gnostic gospels were found in 13 leather-bound ... As Christianity spread, the Gnostics mixed some doctrines and elements of Christianity into their beliefs ... The Gospel of Barnabas: Secret Bible ?


Apr 6, 1998 ... The Gnostic Gospels: The 52 texts discovered in Nag Hammadi, Egypt include ' secret' gospels poems and myths attributing to Jesus sayings ...


Gnostic Gospels - What do these newly discovered texts really tell us? ... they are not to be accorded the status reserved for the canonical gospels of the Bible.