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This is the most complete, up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of fourth-century Gnostic manuscripts discovered in Egypt in 1945, which rivaled the Dead Sea Scrolls find in significance. It includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary, and the recently discovered Gospel of Judas, as well as other Gnostic gospels and sacred texts. This volume also includes introductory essays, notes, tables, glossary, index, etc. to help the reader understand the context and contemporary significance of these texts which have shed new light on early Christianity and ancient thought.
I am just beginning to read about the agnostic documents discovered at Nag Hammadi. I was expecting a difficult read. Read morePublished 14 hours ago by cheryl
Very thick book. Much explanation throughout... I was hoping for more verses in sequence, but this is more of a reference with interpretations. Read morePublished 16 hours ago by Wendy
This book contains excellent English translations of the library discovered at Nag Hammadi in 1945 as well as additional scriptures that are related to documents included in the... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Allen G. Taylor
Well put together book with good background information of each scrollPublished 11 days ago by D. Barker
Interesting to get a look at what was not included in the 'official scriptures' of Christianity.Published 17 days ago by S. L. Demaya