The Gnostic Crucifixion

The Gnostic Mystery of the Crucifixion is most clearly set forth in the new-found fragments of The Acts of John, and follows immediately on the Sacred Dance and Ritual of...

Frangements Of A Faith Forgotten

The writing of the present work has been a congenial task to Mr. Mead, and he has brought to bear lovingly and zealously upon the portraiture of the figure of Christ and of early...

Simon Mago: Un Saggio Sul Fondatore Del Simonianesimo

Tutti nella cristianità hanno sentito parlare di Simon, il mago, e di come Pietro, l'apostolo, lo ha redarguito, come raccontato nella narrazione degli Atti degli...

The Doctrine Of The Subtle Body In Western Tradition

THE notion that the physical body of man is as it were the exteriorization of an invisible subtle embodiment of the life of the mind is a very ancient belief.Conjectures...

Gnostic John The Baptizer: Selections From The Mandæan John-book

THE main materials contained in these pages will certainly be new for the vast majority of readers. Moreover the Mandæan narratives, legends and discourses are not only...