- Author : Andrew Phillip Smith
- Publisher : Quest Books
- File Size : 52,5 Mb
- Release : 17 March 2014
- ISBN : 9780835630979
- Page : 298 pages
- Rating : 4/5 (21 users)
Summary: A Dictionary of Gnosticism PDF is a Fantastic Religion book by Andrew Phillip Smith. It was published by Quest Books on 17 March 2014. This Book has 298 pages and Available to download in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Read detail book and summary below and click download button to get book file and read directly from your devices.
A Dictionary of Gnosticism is a scholarly yet accessible guide that covers the people, mythology, movements, scripture, and technical terms related to this pre-Christian Western religion. It contains nearly 1700 entries, from Aachiaram, an angel in the 'Secret Book of John to Zostrianos', a third-century Gnostic text, and is a reliable reference for the Nag Hammadi library and other Gnostic texts. An introduction explains who the Gnostics were and provides a whirlwind tour through the history of this captivating movement.