The Nag Hammadi Library in English

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James McConkey Robinson
Brill Archive, 1984 - Gnostic literature - 493 pages
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User Review  - Vrinda Pendred - Goodreads

Honestly, one of the most fascinating ancient religious texts I've ever read. Quite a lot of deep philosophy and mysticism, rather than just 'mythology'. I don't necessarily agree with it all, but I enjoyed every page. Read full review

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User Review  - Jolyon - Goodreads

You haven't read the bible, until you've read this collection of manuscripts that were for some reason not incorporated in the centuries old 'original' compilation of the Catholic Holy Bible. After ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Prayer of the Apostle Paul I
17
Dieter Mueller
27
The Gospel of Truth I 3 and XII 2
37
The Treatise on Resurrection 14
50
The Tripartite Tractate 15
57
The Apocryphon of John II III 1 IV and BG 8502 2
98
The Gospel of Thomas II 2
117
Authoritative Teaching VI 3
278
The Concept of our Great Power VI 4
284
Plato Republic 588B589B VI 5
290
The Prayer of Thanksgiving VI 7
298
The Paraphrase of Shem VII 1
308
The Second Treatise of the Great Seth VII 2
329
Apocalypse of Peter VII 3
339
The Teachings of Silvanus VII 4
346

The Gospel of Philip II 3
131
The Hypostasis of the Archons II 4
152
On the Origin of the World II 5 and XIII 2
161
The Exegesis on the Soul II 6
180
The Book of Thomas the Contender II 7
188
The Gospel of the Egyptians III 2 and IV 2
195
Eugnostos the Blessed III 3 and V and The Sophia of Jesus
206
The Dialogue of the Savior III J
229
The Apocalypse of Paul V 2
239
The Second Apocalypse of James V 4
249
The Apocalypse of Adam V 5
256
The Acts of Peter and the Twelve Apostles VI
265
The Thunder Perfect Mind VI 2
271
The Three Steles of Seth VII 5
362
Zostrianos VIII 1
368
The Letter of Peter to Philip VIII 2
394
The Thought of Norea IX 2
404
Marsanes X 1
417
The Interpretation of Knowledge XI 1
427
A Valentinian Exposition XI 2 with On the Anointing
435
Allogenes XI 5
443
Hypsiphrone XI 4
453
Fragments XII 5
460
The Gospel of Mary BG 8502
471
Index of Proper Names
478
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