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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gnosticism

Gnosticism is a modern name for a variety of ancient religious ideas and systems, originating in ...... Their beliefs and practices likewise have little overlap with the religions that manifested from those religious figures and the two should not be ..... According to Logan, the Gnostics were a cult, at odds with the society at large.

gnosis.org/gnintro.htm

Although Gnosticism thus rests on personal religious experience, it is a .... Not all humans are spiritual (pneumatics) and thus ready for Gnosis and liberation. ... numerous ends, including the structuring of an ordered and peaceful society, and  ...

aprildeconick.com/the-gnostic-awakening

I am currently writing the second book in my Gnostic Spirituality trilogy. ... its way into American religion and culture, and transforms our us and our society.

www.firmstand.org/articles/gnostic.html

One's association with a belief-based tradition is often rather casual. ... But a religion that provides actual spiritual experience changes one's sense of reality, and ...

chalcedon.edu/magazine/biblical-spirituality-vs-gnostic-spirituality

Nov 16, 2013 ... Gnostic Spirituality ... Small Theology Equals Small Faith ... Faith has consequences, and even the least informed faith in Christ produces a ... in the life of the individual, of the church, and of a Christian society in general.

amazingdiscoveries.org/S-deception-Freemason_Mithra_Kabbalism

Aug 20, 2010 ... Ancient Gnosticism can be found in the doctrines of secret societies. ... Every Masonic Lodge is a temple of religion: and its teachings are ...

www.jstor.org/stable/27897524

result of the spiritual fermentation of Gnosticism. Christianity offers an ..... ous religious societies which originated somewhat after the fashion of the modern ...

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The term Gnosticism describes a variety of philosophies and spiritual ... There are no statistics concerning the precise number of Gnostic religious movements or ... Theosophical Society, Rosicrucianism and Scientology.2 The Gnostic idea of ...

www.abc.net.au/religion/sexuality-and-spirituality-can-the-gnostic-gospel-of-philip-brid/10098158

Jun 24, 2015 ... Long-abandoned religious sources might help us fully embrace something that is , like the spiritual impulse itself, the most natural and integral ...