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The Nag Hammadi library is a collection of early Christian Gnostic texts discovered near the Egyptian town of Nag Hammadi in 1945. Twelve papyrus codices buried in a sealed jar were found by a local peasant. Written in the Coptic language, the codices were comprised of fifty-two mostly Gnostic treatises, three works belonging to the Corpus Hermeticum, and a partial translation of Plato's Republic.

The Nag Hammadi library is a collection of early Christian Gnostic texts discovered near the Egyptian town of Nag Hammadi in 1945. Twelve papyrus codices buried in a sealed jar were found by a local peasant. Written in the Coptic language, the codices were comprised of fifty-two mostly Gnostic treatises, three works belonging to the Corpus Hermeticum, and a partial translation of Plato's Republic.

There was reference to this poem from the gnostic gospels, "The Thunder, Perfect Mind," in this week's New Yorker article about Elaine Pagels.  It is a divine poem in every way.

There was reference to this poem from the gnostic gospels, "The Thunder, Perfect Mind," in this week's New Yorker article about Elaine Pagels. It is a divine poem in every way.

The Incredulity of Saint Thomas by CaravaggioYou can never deny your knowledge of good and evil to yourself so that you could betray your good in order to live evil. For as soon as you separate goo…

The Incredulity of Saint Thomas by CaravaggioYou can never deny your knowledge of good and evil to yourself so that you could betray your good in order to live evil. For as soon as you separate goo…

The Story Of The Storytellers - Gnostics And Other Heretics | From Jesus To Christ | FRONTLINE | PBS

The Story Of The Storytellers - Gnostics And Other Heretics | From Jesus To Christ | FRONTLINE | PBS

dal canale youtube di animoGiornalaio   Nel dicembre del 1945, a Nag Hammadi, nell’Alto Egitto, furono scoperti decine di manoscritti di sconvolgente importanza perché rivelarono un cris…

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dal canale youtube di animoGiornalaio Nel dicembre del 1945, a Nag Hammadi, nell’Alto Egitto, furono scoperti decine di manoscritti di sconvolgente importanza perché rivelarono un cris…

The Nag Hammadi Scriptures (The lost Gospels)  Great information and look into the gospels that were not included in the bible.

The Nag Hammadi Scriptures (The lost Gospels) Great information and look into the gospels that were not included in the bible.

The Gnostic Society Library: The Nag Hammadi Library Alphabetical Index | Original translations of Nag Hammadi texts | The leather-bound codices found at Nag Hammadi in 1945

The Gnostic Society Library: The Nag Hammadi Library Alphabetical Index | Original translations of Nag Hammadi texts | The leather-bound codices found at Nag Hammadi in 1945