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The Gospel of Truth: Who is the Father?

The Gospel of Truth is one of the best known Gnostic gospels found at Nag Hammadi. It presents a Valentinian view of Christianity, and was likely written in Greek in the second century AD. This modernized text is based on … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: Eleleth’s Prophecy

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: Eleleth’s Revelation

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: Norea and Samael

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: The Flood

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: Eve’s Children

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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The Gnostic Genesis: The Tree of Knowledge

In 1945, a cache of apocrypha (non-canonical religious texts) written by Gnostic Christians was discovered near Nag Hammadi in southern Egypt. Among them was a Gnostic retelling of the first 6 chapters of the book of Genesis: The Hypostasis of … Continue reading

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