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The Gnostic Bible, edited by Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer

Label
The Gnostic Bible
Title
The Gnostic Bible
Statement of responsibility
edited by Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
299/.932
Index
index present
LC call number
BT1390
LC item number
.G4937 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnstone, Willis
  • Meyer, Marvin W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gnosticism
Label
The Gnostic Bible, edited by Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0826/2008036431.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103989969
  • 31223116640823
  • 31223103989951
  • 31223116704660
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gnosticism, Gnostics, and the Gnostic Bible / Marvin Meyer -- Letting in the light : translating holy texts / Willis Barnstone -- Part I. Early Wisdom Gospels : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 1. The gospel of Thomas --2. The gospel of John -- Part II. Literature of Gnostic Wisdom : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 3. The book of Baruch / Justin-- Sethian literature : -- 4. The gospel of Judas -- 5. The secret book of John -- 6. The reality of the rulers -- 7. The revelation of Adam -- 8. Three forms of first thought -- 9. The three steles of Seth -- 10. The vision of the foreigner -- 111. The sermon of Zostrianos -- 12. The baptismal ceremony of the gospel of the Egyptians -- 13. Thunder -- 14. The letter of Peter to Philip -- Valentinian literature : -- 15. The gospel of truth -- 16. The gospel of Philip -- 17. The letter to Flora / Ptolemy -- 18. Commentary on the gospel of John / Herakleon -- 19. The treatise on resurrection -- 20. The prayer of the messenger Paul -- 21. Valentinian liturgical readings -- 22. The secret book of James -- 23. The round dance of the cross -- Thomas and other Syrian literature : -- 24. The songs of Solomon -- 25. The song of the pearl -- 26. The book of Thomas -- Additional literature of Gnostic wisdom : -- 27. The exegesis on the soul -- 28. On the origin of the world -- 29. The paraphrase of Shem -- 30. The second treatise of the great Seth -- 31. The gospel of Mary -- 32. The Naasene sermon -- Part III. Hermetic Literature : -- Introduction / Willis Barnstone -- 33. Poimandres -- 34. The discourse on the eighth and ninth -- 35. The prayer of thanksgiving -- Part IV. Mandaean Literature : -- Introduction / Nathaniel Deutsch -- 36. The Ginza -- 37. Hibil's lament from the Book of John -- 38,. Songs from the Mandaean liturgy -- Part V. Manichaean Literature : -- Introduction / Paul Mirecki -- 39. On the origin of his body -- 40. The story of the death of Mani -- 41. The Kephalaia -- 42. The Coptic Manichaean songbook -- 43. Parthian songs -- 44. The great song to Mani -- Part VI. Islamic Mystical Literature : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 45. The mother of books -- Part VII. Cathar Literature : -- Introduction / Willis Barnstone -- 46. The gospel of the secret supper -- 47. The book of the two principles -- 48. A nun's sermon -- Epilogue : Historical meditation on the inner light of gnosis / Willis Barnstone
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
ix, 880 p.
Isbn
9781590306314
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 191922827
  • (OCoLC)191922827
Label
The Gnostic Bible, edited by Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0826/2008036431.html
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103989969
  • 31223116640823
  • 31223103989951
  • 31223116704660
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gnosticism, Gnostics, and the Gnostic Bible / Marvin Meyer -- Letting in the light : translating holy texts / Willis Barnstone -- Part I. Early Wisdom Gospels : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 1. The gospel of Thomas --2. The gospel of John -- Part II. Literature of Gnostic Wisdom : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 3. The book of Baruch / Justin-- Sethian literature : -- 4. The gospel of Judas -- 5. The secret book of John -- 6. The reality of the rulers -- 7. The revelation of Adam -- 8. Three forms of first thought -- 9. The three steles of Seth -- 10. The vision of the foreigner -- 111. The sermon of Zostrianos -- 12. The baptismal ceremony of the gospel of the Egyptians -- 13. Thunder -- 14. The letter of Peter to Philip -- Valentinian literature : -- 15. The gospel of truth -- 16. The gospel of Philip -- 17. The letter to Flora / Ptolemy -- 18. Commentary on the gospel of John / Herakleon -- 19. The treatise on resurrection -- 20. The prayer of the messenger Paul -- 21. Valentinian liturgical readings -- 22. The secret book of James -- 23. The round dance of the cross -- Thomas and other Syrian literature : -- 24. The songs of Solomon -- 25. The song of the pearl -- 26. The book of Thomas -- Additional literature of Gnostic wisdom : -- 27. The exegesis on the soul -- 28. On the origin of the world -- 29. The paraphrase of Shem -- 30. The second treatise of the great Seth -- 31. The gospel of Mary -- 32. The Naasene sermon -- Part III. Hermetic Literature : -- Introduction / Willis Barnstone -- 33. Poimandres -- 34. The discourse on the eighth and ninth -- 35. The prayer of thanksgiving -- Part IV. Mandaean Literature : -- Introduction / Nathaniel Deutsch -- 36. The Ginza -- 37. Hibil's lament from the Book of John -- 38,. Songs from the Mandaean liturgy -- Part V. Manichaean Literature : -- Introduction / Paul Mirecki -- 39. On the origin of his body -- 40. The story of the death of Mani -- 41. The Kephalaia -- 42. The Coptic Manichaean songbook -- 43. Parthian songs -- 44. The great song to Mani -- Part VI. Islamic Mystical Literature : -- Introduction / Marvin Meyer -- 45. The mother of books -- Part VII. Cathar Literature : -- Introduction / Willis Barnstone -- 46. The gospel of the secret supper -- 47. The book of the two principles -- 48. A nun's sermon -- Epilogue : Historical meditation on the inner light of gnosis / Willis Barnstone
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
ix, 880 p.
Isbn
9781590306314
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 191922827
  • (OCoLC)191922827

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