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GNOSTICISM, JUDAISM, AND EGYPTIAN CHRISTIANITY

by BIRGER, A. PEARSON

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Published by Augsburg Fortress Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7843788M
    ISBN 100800637410
    ISBN 109780800637415
    OCLC/WorldCa148646990

    @inproceedings{PearsonGnosticismJA, title={Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity}, author={Birger Albert Pearson}, year={} } Birger Albert Pearson Published ,-Judaism,-and-Egyptian-Christianity. In this lively, penetrating book, Michael Williams challenges the validity of the widely invoked category of ancient 'gnosticism' and the ways it has been described. Presenting such famous writings and movements as the Apocryphon of John, Valentinian Christianity, and other sources, Williams uncovers the similarities and differences among some major traditions widely categorized as ://

    Gnosis and Faith in Early Christianity: An Introduction to Gnosticism by Riemer Roukema, Riemar Roukema, et al. | 29 Jun out of 5 stars 1?k=gnosticism&rh=n He covers various Roman, Greek, Egyptian sects and/or Dieties. Also Gnosticism, Christianity and Judaism. Throughout the book he uses pics of various artifacts and gives his interpretaions of them and what they are symbolic of on the esoteric ://

    An important addition to the Studies in Antiquity and Christianity series. This book, by one of the world's most renowned experts on Coptic Christianity and Gnosticism, contains the results of research that Pearson has conducted over the past several years. The first chapter alone is groundbreaking and contributes in significant ways to our understandings of the development of early   Ancient Gnosticism: Traditions And Literature eBook: Pearson, Birger A.: : Kindle Store


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Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for :// In this important contribution to the scholarly study of Egyptian Gnosticism, Pearson situates Gnosticism in its historical context and describes its manifold AND EGYPTIAN CHRISTIANITY book to Judaism, early Christianity, and ancient Platonism.

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After the sermon, I received a couple of questions about Gnosticism and what other beliefs are associated with this heresy. And, I suppose defining Gnosticism as a religion of despair, elitism, and syncretism is a bit too ://   The volume will remain for some time to come a valuable resource and the place where the study of Egyptian Christianity begins."—Charles W.

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Read reviews or order this book safely from online book store. Also available at a reduced price in Kindle ebook format. Email received APR ; The Gnostic Handbook," from the Gnostic Apostolic Church GNOSTICISM, JUDAISM, AND EGYPTIAN CHRISTIANITY (English Edition) eBook: PEARSON, BIRGER: : Kindle Store Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity (Studies in Antiquity & Christianity (Augsburg)) (Studies in Antiquity and Christianity) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our ://   Pearson, Birger Gnosticism, Judaism and Egyptian Christianity.

In a book entitled Der vorchristliche jiidische Gnosticismus, Friedldnder put forth the thesis that Gnosticism is a pre-Christian phenomenon which originated in antinomian circles in the Jewish community of Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity. (Studies in Antiquity and Christianity, Vol.

By Birger A. Pearson. Minneapolis, Fortress Press, P. xix + The author places Gnosticism in its historical context and describes its manifold relationships to Judaism, early Christianity, and ancient Platonism, with special emphasis on the impact of Gnosticism on early Egyptian Christianity up to the seventh century.

xix, p. ; 24 cm. Gnosis. Judentum. Christentum. Religion. Gnosticism. Gnosticism -- Relations -- Christianity. Christianity and other Author by: Alvin Boyd Kuhn Languange: en Publisher by: Book Tree Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 32 Total Download: File Size: 43,9 Mb Description: This book reveals that much of Christianity and its beliefs had originated in ancient Egypt rather than the Middle author presents us with how, where and why many spiritual Egyptian beliefs were adopted into About Gnosticism and Christianity in Roman and Coptic Egypt.

An important addition to the Studies in Antiquity and Christianity series. This book, by one of the world's most renowned experts on Coptic Christianity and Gnosticism, contains the results of research that Pearson has conducted over the.

In this important contribution to the scholarly study of Egyptian Gnosticism, Pearson situates Gnosticism in its historical context and describes its manifold relationships to Judaism, early Christianity, and ancient Platonism.

Birger Pearson gives special attention to the controversial issue of the impact of Gnosticism on early Egyptian Christianity up to the Muslim conquest of the seventh While scholarly views on the origins of Gnosticism present what can be a bewildering array of competing theories, they can broadly be divided into two schools of thought.

The first holds that Gnosticism originated outside of Christianity and later came to wrap itself in a Christian form. The second holds that Gnosticism originated from within [ ]  Book of Thomas the Contender Nag Hammadi Library, (3d Ed., ), Fire Sermon of the Buddha Stryk, Sethian stages of soul's ascent; thirteen levels of being Birger A.

Pearson, Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity. (, "Jesus said, Let those who seek"