The Resource The gnostic Gospels, Elaine Pagels, (electronic resource)

The gnostic Gospels, Elaine Pagels, (electronic resource)

Label
The gnostic Gospels
Title
The gnostic Gospels
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Pagels
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The gnostic Gospels provides engaging listening for those seeking a broader perspective on the early development of Christianity. Author and noted scholar Elaine Pagels suggests that Christianity could have developed quite differently if gnostic texts had become part of the Christian canon. Without a doubt: gnosticism celebrates God as both Mother and Father, shows a very human Jesus's relationship to Mary Magdalene, suggests the Resurrection is better understood symbolically, and speaks to self-knowledge as the route to union with God. Pagels argues that Christian orthodoxy grew out of the political considerations of the day, serving to legitimize and consolidate early church leadership. Her contrast of that developing orthodoxy with gnostic teachings presents an intriguing trajectory on a world faith as it might have become
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pagels, Elaine H.
Dewey number
273/.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
BT1390
LC item number
.P3 2002ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Lorna Raver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raver, Lorna
  • Random House Audio Publishing
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  • Gnosticism
  • Apocryphal Gospels
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Label
The gnostic Gospels, Elaine Pagels, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 7:05:25
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415951729
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
224e8773-e3f4-4400-ba2a-a0f84992a807
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)213381938
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 101901 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The gnostic Gospels, Elaine Pagels, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 7:05:25
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415951729
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
224e8773-e3f4-4400-ba2a-a0f84992a807
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)213381938
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 101901 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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