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  - Karleen St.Germain - Goodreads

Defiantly not a casual read, this reference is for anyone who plans on keeping an open mind about religious dogma. Read full review

Review: The Nag Hammadi Library

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

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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