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.
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 ...
"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.
Gnosticism was a wide-ranging religious movement of the first millennium CE— with earlier antecedents and later flourishings—whose adherents sought ...
Here the serpent, long known to appear in Gnostic literature as the principle of ... These Christians are now called gnostics, from the Greek word gnosis, .... maps, archaeology & sources . discussion . bible history quiz . behind the scenes
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.
Fifty-two copies of ancient writings, called the Gnostic gospels were found in 13 leather-bound ... A few Gnostic scholars have gone so far as to assert that these recently discovered writings are the ... The Gospel of Barnabas: Secret Bible?
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.