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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.

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

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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 ...

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Feb 17, 2011 ... The Essenes and early Christians also shared apocalyptic beliefs, that is a ... The Gnostic belief that matter and creation was evil was also ...

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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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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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Sep 19, 2016 ... What then are the gnostic gospels? To answer this question, we must first understand what gnosticism is. Gnosticism refers to a religious belief ...

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Not in His Image: Gnostic Vision, Sacred Ecology, and the Future of Belief [John Lamb Lash] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Basing ...

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It is good for all of us to know something about the first-century Gnostic controversy, because this controversy continues to this very day, though in a...