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The Resource The Nag Hammadi scriptures, [edited by Marvin Meyer]

The Nag Hammadi scriptures, [edited by Marvin Meyer]

Label
The Nag Hammadi scriptures
Title
The Nag Hammadi scriptures
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Marvin Meyer]
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Summary
This up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the sacred Gnostic manuscripts features introductory essays, notes, tables, and more to help the reader understand the context and contemporary significance of these texts that have shed new light on early Christianity and ancient thought
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
299.932
Index
index present
Language note
Translated into English
LC call number
BT1391
LC item number
.A3 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Meyer, Marvin W
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Gnosticism
Label
The Nag Hammadi scriptures, [edited by Marvin Meyer]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The revised and updated translation of sacred Gnostic texts, complete in one volume."--Cover
Bar code
  • 31223116608440
  • 31223116608432
  • 31223116608424
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 803-826) 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
  • Tripartite tractate
  • Epilogue : schools of thought in the Nag Hammadi scriptures
  • Thomas Christianity
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Sethian School of gnostic thought
  • John D. Turner
  • Valentinian School of gnostic thought
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Hermetic religion
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Secret book of John
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Thomas with the Greek gospel of Thomas
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Philip
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Nature of the rulers
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Prayer of the Apostle Paul
  • On the origin of the world
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Exegesis on the soul
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Book of Thomas
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Holy book of the great invisible spirit
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Eugnostos the blessed
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Wisdom of Jesus Christ
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Dialogue of the savior
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Revelation of Paul
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • First revelation of James
  • Wolf-Peter Funk
  • Second revelation of James
  • Wolf-Peter Funk
  • Secret book of James
  • Revelation of Adam
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Acts of Peter and the twelve apostles
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Thunder
  • Paul-Hubert Poirier and Marvin Meyer
  • Authoritative discourse
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Concept of our great power
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Excerpt from Plato's Republic
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Discourse on the eighth and ninth
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Prayer of thanksgiving
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Excerpt from the perfect discourse
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Paraphrase of Shem
  • Michel Roherge
  • Gospel of truth
  • Second discourse of Great Seth
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Revelation of Peter
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Teachings of Silvanus
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Three steles of Seth
  • John D. Turner
  • Zostrianos
  • John D. Turner
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Letter of Peter to Philip
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Melchizedek
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Thought of Norea
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Testimony of truth
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Marsanes
  • John D. Turner
  • Treatise on resurrection
  • Interpretation of knowledge
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Valentinian exposition with Valentinian liturgical readings
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Allogenes the stranger
  • John D. Turner
  • Hypsiphrone
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Sentences of Sextus
  • Paul-Hubert Poirier and Marvin Meyer
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Three forms of first thought
  • John D. Turner
  • Gospel of Mary with the Greek gospel of Mary
  • Karen L. King
  • Act of Peter
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Judas
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Book of Allogenes
  • Marvin Meyer
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
International ed.
Extent
xiii, 844 pages
Isbn
9780061626005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 191932018
  • (OCoLC)191932018
Label
The Nag Hammadi scriptures, [edited by Marvin Meyer]
Publication
Note
"The revised and updated translation of sacred Gnostic texts, complete in one volume."--Cover
Bar code
  • 31223116608440
  • 31223116608432
  • 31223116608424
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 803-826) 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
  • Tripartite tractate
  • Epilogue : schools of thought in the Nag Hammadi scriptures
  • Thomas Christianity
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Sethian School of gnostic thought
  • John D. Turner
  • Valentinian School of gnostic thought
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Hermetic religion
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Secret book of John
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Thomas with the Greek gospel of Thomas
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Philip
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Nature of the rulers
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Prayer of the Apostle Paul
  • On the origin of the world
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Exegesis on the soul
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Book of Thomas
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Holy book of the great invisible spirit
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Eugnostos the blessed
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Wisdom of Jesus Christ
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Dialogue of the savior
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Revelation of Paul
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • First revelation of James
  • Wolf-Peter Funk
  • Second revelation of James
  • Wolf-Peter Funk
  • Secret book of James
  • Revelation of Adam
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Acts of Peter and the twelve apostles
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Thunder
  • Paul-Hubert Poirier and Marvin Meyer
  • Authoritative discourse
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Concept of our great power
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Madeleine Scopello and Marvin Meyer
  • Excerpt from Plato's Republic
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Discourse on the eighth and ninth
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Prayer of thanksgiving
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Excerpt from the perfect discourse
  • Jean-Pierre Mahe and Marvin Meyer
  • Paraphrase of Shem
  • Michel Roherge
  • Gospel of truth
  • Second discourse of Great Seth
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Revelation of Peter
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Teachings of Silvanus
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Three steles of Seth
  • John D. Turner
  • Zostrianos
  • John D. Turner
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Letter of Peter to Philip
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Melchizedek
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Thought of Norea
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Testimony of truth
  • Birger A. Pearson
  • Marsanes
  • John D. Turner
  • Treatise on resurrection
  • Interpretation of knowledge
  • Einar Thomassen
  • Valentinian exposition with Valentinian liturgical readings
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Allogenes the stranger
  • John D. Turner
  • Hypsiphrone
  • John D. Turner and Marvin Meyer
  • Sentences of Sextus
  • Paul-Hubert Poirier and Marvin Meyer
  • Einar Thomassen and Marvin Meyer
  • Three forms of first thought
  • John D. Turner
  • Gospel of Mary with the Greek gospel of Mary
  • Karen L. King
  • Act of Peter
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Gospel of Judas
  • Marvin Meyer
  • Book of Allogenes
  • Marvin Meyer
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
International ed.
Extent
xiii, 844 pages
Isbn
9780061626005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 191932018
  • (OCoLC)191932018

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