G. R. S. MEAD
Title: Pistis Sophia: a Gnostic gospel: a Gnostic miscellany, being for the most part extracts from the books of the Saviour to which are added excerpts from a cognate literature
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Garber Communications (Anthroposophic Press) 1984-06-01
0893450456 / 9780893450458
Seller ID: 20070831121372
The first English translation of the Gnostic religious document that was the most influ?ential of all Gnostic studies before the dis?covery of the Nag Hammadi library. Some of the Contents: Documents & General Literature of Gnosticism; Probable History of the Treatise; Jesus Hitherto Instructeth His Disciples Only up to the Region of the First Mystery; Treasure of Light; Confusion of the Powers & the Great Earthquake; Dismay of the Disciples; Jesus Addresseth Them; That John Was Elias in a Former Birth; Mystery of the Five Words on the Vesture; Sophia & Her Fellow-Powers Behold the Light.