Elaine H. Pagels is the Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University. She is the author of The Gnostic Gospels, which won the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, The Johannie Gospel in Gnostic Exegesis, Adam, Eve, and the Serpent, and the best-selling Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas.
Changes my life....now I am a real christian...just a Gnostic one....never could figure out the new testament until i read this great book. Read morePublished 11 months ago by New voice
wonderful expose. would recommend elaine pagels works to anyone.Published 13 months ago by A. HAGGERTY
Doctor Pagels has given us an exciting opportunity to look into the dynamic culture of the early Christian church. Read morePublished on March 22, 2013 by Rev. David Price
This is an amazing book. I was perplexed by the cost of such a small book originally published in 1975 but my curiosity/interest couldn't stop me from purchasing this book. Read morePublished on November 26, 2010 by Patrick Curren
Elaine Pagels, Professor of Religion at Princeton University, has been a student of Gnostic heresy for some forty years. Read morePublished on October 24, 2010 by Robert Tulip
Like more than a few folks, I found the writings of the Apostle Paul somewhat hard to follow. Even the Book of Acts says Paul once lectured so long into the night that a young man... Read morePublished on April 20, 2008 by J. Jones