Fragments of a Faith Forgotten-What is Gnosticism? G.R.S. Mead

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Fragments of a Faith Forgotten-What is Gnosticism? by G.R.S. Mead
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one of the best books about the Gnostics written prior to the Nag Hammadi discoveries. G.R.S. Mead, who also translated the Pistis Sophia, summarizes what was known about the Gnostics at the turn of the 20th century. At that time, a better picture ofMoreone of the best books about the Gnostics written prior to the Nag Hammadi discoveries.

G.R.S. Mead, who also translated the Pistis Sophia, summarizes what was known about the Gnostics at the turn of the 20th century. At that time, a better picture of the Gnostics was emerging, based on several papyri which had been recently discovered. Although there had been a lot of academic research on this subject, most of the key works were in German or French.It was becoming increasingly obvious that early Christianity was a wide spectrum of sects, the record of which had been subsequently forgotten or suppressed by the Church.

The Gnostics had deep connections with ancient Mystery religions, Pythagoreanism, Hinduism and other ancient beliefs. Most of the sacred texts of Gnosticism were long lost or survived only in small quotes.**This kindle edition is special including annotated What is Gnosticism?**This eBook has all graphics of a high quality and eligible as good format.**All Texts are completely digitally edited and properly formatted for easy reading.**Interactive of Table Content linkage for easy navigation.



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