The Gnostic Gospels

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Vintage Books, 1981 - Gnosticism - 214 pages
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A good, if narrow, introduction. - Goodreads
Fuel for arguments about relativism. - Goodreads
Elaine Pagels is a technically great writer. - Goodreads
It's researched and well thought out. - Overstock.com
Still, a decent introduction to the gnostic beliefs. - Goodreads

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Good book but was lost by a borrower. But it's okay, she has been cursed. Read full review

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User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

Not surprising, a couple hundred years after the death of Christ there were different interpretations on what his life meant and what his essential message was. Christianity was becoming a ... Read full review

Contents

God the FatherGod the Mother
57
The Passion of Christ
84
Whose Church Is the True Church?
123
Copyright

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About the author (1981)

Elaine Pagels earned a B.A. in history and an M.A. in classical studies at Stanford, and holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University

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