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Gnosticism is a modern name for a variety of ancient religious ideas and systems, originating in .... The Gnostic belief was widespread within Christianity until Christianity expelled the group in the second and third centuries (C.E.). Gnosticism ...

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Summary of the Gnostic worldview and Gnostic understanding of Cosmos, Diety, Salvation and Human destiny. Essay authored by Dr. Stephan Hoeller.

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Sep 11, 2018 ... Gnosticism is an ancient heresy that divided the church in the second and third centuries. Learn why this belief system contradicts Christian ...

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In this lesson, learn about the Gnostics, a mysterious sect in early Christianity. We 'll discuss their beliefs, including their version of creation...

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Apr 8, 2018 ... Their content revealed that there was a broad range of beliefs among the various independent Christian Gnostic systems or schools during the ...

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But although Gnostic beliefs varied a good deal, we can sum up a few essential points on which all agreed: The material world is bad, the spirit world is good.

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Gnosticism goes back centuries before the Christian era, possibly as early as the fifth Century, B.C. A belief system developed in ancient Syria and Persia that ...

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Gnostic Beliefs. Gnostic Theology; Gnostic World-Rejection and Asceticism. Gnosticism and Christianity. Ancient Gnostic Christianity; Signs and Symbols: The ...

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The Gnostic Gospels. The 52 texts discovered in Nag Hammadi, Egypt include ' secret' gospels poems and myths attributing to Jesus sayings and beliefs which ...