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gnostics and religions (β)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 20/1017) PART I. GNOSTICISM AND ITS SOURCES Τουτοῦ με χάριν πέμψον, Πάτερ, σφραγῖδας ἔχων καταβήσομαι, Αἰῶνας ὅλους διοδεύσω, μυστήρια πάντα διανοίξω, μορφὰς δὲ θεῶν ἐπιδείξω, καὶ τὰ κεκρυμμένα τῆς ἁγίας ὁδοῦ, ΓΝΩΣΙΝ καλέσας, παραδώσω· Ophite Hymn, (Hippolytus, … Continue reading

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gnostics and religions (a)

The Gnostics and Their Remains In the mid-19th century, eighty years before the chance discovery of a treasure trove of Gnostic manuscripts in a dump in Egypt, C.W. King collected what was known about the Gnostics in this book. At … Continue reading

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