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The Gnostic scriptures : a new translation with annotations and introductions

Author: Bentley Layton
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, 2007.
Series: Anchor Bible reference library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an introduction to the gnostic scriptures. This title looks at the theology, religious atmosphere, and literary traditions of ancient Christianity and Hellenistic Judaism.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bentley Layton
ISBN: 9780300140132 0300140134
OCLC Number: 225453569
Language Note: Translated from the Coptic.
Notes: Originally published: London: SCM, 1987.
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: Anchor Bible reference library.
Responsibility: Bentley Layton.

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"Bentley Layton's The Gnostic Scriptures is the one indispensable book for the understanding of Gnosis and Gnosticism. No other translations are within light-years of Layton's in eloquence, pathos, Read more...

 
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