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God in Gnostic Myth

Lecture no. 3 from the course: Gnosticism: From Nag Hammadi to the Gospel of Judas

God in Gnostic Myth

Taught by Professor David Brakke | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

The Secret Book According to John is the most important surviving Gnostic text. Explore the Gnostic conception of God in this book, as a complex intellect consisting of numerous aspects called “aeons.” Learn how the God of Genesis, viewed by the Gnostics as a lesser, imperfect divinity, came into being.

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z********m
January 13, 2016

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a********g
October 27, 2015
I love this break down of a possible breakdown of the thinking process model of God.

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