The Gnostic Gospels

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Vintage Books, 1981 - Gnostic literature - 214 pages
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User Review  - Kelly - Goodreads

I read this book for my book group at church. While it started out very readable, it became harder to follow as she increasingly included quotes from the Gnostic Gospels to support her arguments. Due ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jody Mena - Goodreads

Fascinating and thought provoking. This is a very thorough historical examination of the conflict between the orthodox and gnostic perspectives of Christianity in its first centuries, based on various ... 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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