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www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Gnosticism

Jun 23, 2017 ... Gnosticism is a general term describing various mystically-oriented groups and their teachings, which were most prominent in the first few ...

www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/gnosticism

GNOSTICISM, designates the beliefs held by a number of nonorthodox Christian sects flourishing in the first to second centuries C.E., which developed mystical ...

banneroftruth.org/us/resources/articles/2016/gnosticism

Mar 22, 2016 ... Gnosticism may be said to have been the second great heresy faced by the ... Not only has Gnosticism influenced a number of cults and false ...

www2.kenyon.edu/Depts/Religion/Projects/Reln91/Gender/Gnosticism.htm

What we actually know about Christian gnosticism is limited. All of the writings and scriptures from these groups are ancient and suspected to be incomplete.

www.bibletools.org/index.cfm/fuseaction/Topical.show/RTD/cgg/ID/66/Gnosticism.htm

When the apostle John wrote his first epistle near the end of the first century, the Gnostic philosophy had swept through the Roman world and had already made ...

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These do not refer to a religion, like Judaism and Christianity do. While there are Gnostic religions, there is not a Gnostic religion. What Gnostic refers to is a ...

www.fringepop321.com/history-of-gnosticism.htm

History of Gnosticism - The influence of gnostic ideas led to the rise of such movements as Theosophy and Rosicrucianism. Gnosticism also influenced the ...

decentfilms.com/articles/is-star-wars-gnostic

“A kind of 'soft Gnosticism'” is how Catholic author Michael O'Brien, in a 1998 book that has been influential among Catholic parents and educators, ...

www.catholicnewsagency.com/resources/apologetics/heresies/gnosticism

The name for this heresy originated from the Greek word, gnosis, meaning " knowledge." The Greeks were the first, after the Jews, to be evangelized for Christ.