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from the second to fourth centuries, although elements of Gnostic thought are still found in ... c.225) condemned the Gnostic blend of Christian and pagan beliefs.

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It is difficult to classify Gnostic beliefs because they were highly malleable and absorbed trappings of many different religions. The Gnosticism that plagued the ...

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Oct 7, 2015 ... Dear Church Family,. In the sermon this past Sunday, I spoke of the danger of the encroachment of certain Gnostic beliefs upon the Church and ...

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By Dr. Ken Matto: Gnosticism was and is a belief that all matter is evil and that freedom comes through knowledge. The word Gnostic comes from the Greek word ...

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Jun 23, 2017 ... Central to many gnostic beliefs is a dualistic view of the universe, in which matter was seen as essentially illusory while spirit is the only true ...

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This page indexes resources about Gnosticism, the Hermetica, and other related belief systems at sacred-texts. GNOSTICISM. Fragments of a Faith Forgotten by ...

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As Christianity spread, the Gnostics mixed some doctrines and elements of Christianity into their beliefs, morphing Gnosticism into a counterfeit Christianity.

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Most Gnostic sects professed Christianity, but their beliefs sharply diverged from those of the majority of Christians in the early church. The term Gnosticism is ...

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Jun 15, 2009 ... The implications of these Gnostic beliefs had profound effects on the church. Not only did the Gnostics successfully deceive some people in the ...