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The Nag Hammadi scriptures

The Nag Hammadi scriptures

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Published by HarperOne in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nag Hammadi codices.,
  • Gnostic literature.,
  • Gnosticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Marvin Meyer ; with contributions by Wolf-Peter Funk ... [et al.].
    ContributionsMeyer, Marvin W., Funk, Wolf-Peter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT1391 .A3 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 844 p.
    Number of Pages844
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22760380M
    ISBN 100060523786
    ISBN 109780060523787


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The Nag Hammadi Scriptures is the most complete and up-to-date English-language edition of these sacred texts from Egypt. It is full of treatises, testimonies, and secret books that had been lost for centuries.

In addition to gospels purportedly by the apostles Thomas and Philip, /5(35). The Nag Hammadi Scriptures Book Summary: The Nag Hammadi Scriptures, edited by Marvin Meyer, is the most complete, up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of Gnostic manuscripts discovered in Egypt inwhich rivaled the Dead Sea Scrolls find in significance.

It includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary, and the recently. The Nag Hammadi Library is a collection of early Christian scriptures (and a few other miscellaneous texts) discovered in the Egyptian desert in the middle of the twentieth century that has forced us to reconsider much of what we thought we knew about early Christianity, especially the type of early Christianity known as “Gnosticism.”.

The Nag Hammadi Library was discovered in buried in a large stone jar in the desert outside the modern Egyptian city of Nag Hammadi.

It is a collection of religious and philosophic texts gathered and translated into Coptic by fourth-century Gnostic Christians and translated into English by dozens of highly reputable experts/5. group of texts consists of writings attributed to Jesus' followers, such as the Secret Book of James, the Apocalypse of Paul, the Letter of Peter to Philip, and the Apocalypse of Peter.

What Muhammad 'Alí discovered at Nag Hammadi, it soon became clear, were Coptic translations, made about 1, years ago, of still more ancient manuscripts. Buy the Book. The Gnostic Scriptures edited by Bentley Layton. Layton provides outstanding translations with commentaries of the more important scriptures from the Nag Hammadi collection, along with a large number of quotations from and.

The Nag Hammadi Scriptures by Marvin W. Meyer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Nag Hammadi library The Nag Hammadi library (popularly known as The Gnostic Gospels) is a collection of early Christian Gnostic texts discovered near the town of Nag Hammâdi in That year, twelve leather-bound papyrus codices buried in a sealed jar were found by a local peasant named Mohammed Ali.

The Nag Hammadi Scriptures, edited by Marvin Meyer, is the most complete, up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of Gnostic manuscripts discovered in Egypt inwhich rivaled the Dead Sea Scrolls find in includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary, and the recently discovered Gospel of Judas, as well /5().

Probably written in either Egypt or Syria, this untitled text is the shortest in the Nag Hammadi Library.

The date of the writing is set sometime in the late 2nd Century CE or early 3rd Century CE. It is named The Thought of Norea from a part of the text itself. The manuscript is a Gnostic hymnic work; an invocation to a divine triad. The Nag Hammadi Scriptures, edited by Marvin Meyer, is the most complete, up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of Gnostic manuscripts discovered in Egypt inwhich rivaled the Dead Sea Scrolls find in significance.

The Nag Hammadi Library, a collection of thirteen ancient codices containing over fifty texts, was discovered in upper Egypt in This immensely important discovery includes a large number of primary Gnostic scriptures - texts once thought to have been entirely destroyed during the early Christian struggle to define "orthodoxy" - scriptures such as the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel.

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Review of codices, but not the Nag Hammadi Codices The book is only a review of the Nag Hammadi Codices (the Gnostic Gospels), with the Codices. The author does not cover the Christianization of Gnostic sects, nor the Gnostics from prior to Christ dating back to the Temple of Isis, nor the differences between each Gnostic sect.

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It includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel. The Nag Hammadi Library in English. This definitive edition of THE NAG HAMMADI LIBRARY is the only complete, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of fourth-century manuscripts discovered in Egypt in It includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary and other Gnostic gospels and sacred tests.

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It is a collection of Free shipping over $/5(7). The Nag Hammadi texts were contained in 13 leather-bound volumes discovered by Egyptian farmers in Dated papyrus scraps used to strengthen the bindings of the books helped date the volumes to the mid-fourth century A.D. Photo: Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Claremont, CA.

History. The town of Nag Hammadi is named for its founder, Mahmoud Pasha Hammadi, a member of the Hammadi family in Sohag, d Pasha Hammadi was a major landholder in Sohag, and known for his strong opposition to the British occupation of Nag Hammadi is about 5 km west of ancient Chenoboskion (Ancient Greek: Χηνοβόσκιον) The "Nag Country: Egypt.

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