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About my previous post: Gnosticism versus Neoplatonism/
In my previous post when I was referring to "God" being good or evil, I am of course referring to the creator God, known to Kabbalists as YHWH-Elohim, or to...
Apr 18, 2009
Gnosticism versus Neoplatonism/
It has always been a challenge for me to weigh on the one hand the writings of the Neoplatonists, such as Plotinus, with the Kabbalists; and the Gnostic...
Apr 17, 2009
Thanks for the links. They're great....
Apr 17, 2009
Reply to Cari
I'm going to reply in a roundabout way. Forgive me. My father-in-law died recently. He was an militant atheist all his life who was obsessed with death; he...
Apr 16, 2009
The Gnostic #1
The Gnostic #1 is finally available. It includes an interview with John Turner, an expert on Sethian Gnosticism, a new translation of the Gospel of Judas, a...
Apr 1, 2009
The Sethian Gnostics, the first Christians, this Week on Aeon Byte!!
Once upon a time, generations before the birth of Christ, a group of Jews broke away from the Orthodox Hebrew establishment and began to practice mystic...
Mar 21, 2009
The Gnosis of CG Jung this Weekend on Aeon Byte!!!
The Gnosis of Carl Gustav Jung. Although known as one of the fathers of depth psychology, Jung is arguably the greatest Gnostic Master of the 20th Century....
Mar 14, 2009
The Gnostic Gospel of John this Weekend on Aeon Byte!!!
Although found in the Canonical Bible and a favorite to quote by fundamentalists, the truth is that the Gospel of John is galaxies apart from the Orthodox...
Feb 28, 2009
History of Gnosis
Are not many of the ideas now attributed to gnostic teaching much older than early Christianity.
..and even older than Judaism?...
Feb 6, 2009
The Gospel of Thomas
I have been a silent member of this group for some time. I want to announce that my book has just been published. In it I present the evidence that Jesus...
Feb 6, 2009
Hey Karl, as the go-to guy for ancient Gnostic street cred, I'm curious where you place the quirky and unapologetically mendacious Priscillian and his crew on...
Jan 19, 2009
The Gospel of Judas, two viewpoints, this Week on Aeon Byte!
A pair of programs side by side dedicated to one of the most controversial yet fascinating Gnostic Scriptures to have erupted from the sands of Egypt. Two of...
Jan 10, 2009
Just dropping in...
... to wish everyone a very merry holiday! And especially good wishes for the New Year! Cari...
Jan 3, 2009
The Mystery of Love this Weekend on Aeon Byte!!!
We have all experienced it, we all thrive for it in some aspect, and we all are heavily challenged by it almost every day by various mediums. But the reality...
Dec 27, 2008
The Corruption of Gnosticism by Modern Gnostics
Although the Gnostic revival has positively infused modern spirituality, film and art, and even religious institutions in the last twenty years, all is not...
Nov 1, 2008
The Shethian Monad and Angelish this week on Aeon Byte
It's our one hundredth show! So we'll have two topics today as a celebration that should satisfy the Gnostic, the general mystic and the scholar. Part 1.The...
Sep 22, 2008
Rumi & the Sufis this Weekend on Aeon Byte!!!
Islamic Gnosticism: Sufism and the Persian Poets. We reveal that the Sufis have directly drawn from the Gnostic fountainhead and have been secret carriers of...
Sep 7, 2008
Greetings, Dear List, I have been trying to locate a book for a few months now to no avail. I am hoping someone on this list might have an electronic copy of...
Aug 31, 2008
Sowing the spiritual seed
Using our links, I found the following at http://www.gnosis.
htm under "The Creation of Human Beings." "The Demiurge and his...
May 7, 2008
Searching for knowledge
Hi, I'm new to this forum. I have found myself drawn to gnosticism for some time now, and have really just started to scratch the surface. However, from what I...
May 5, 2008
I agree with Kari. Most of the discussions since I have been a member have been filled with jargon that was beyond me. Richard...
May 4, 2008
Wikipedia links for Dositheans, Samaritan, Mandaean, and Saducees:
Wikipedia links for Dositheans, Samaritan, Mandaean, and Saducees: http://en.wikipedia
Apr 6, 2008
Basic Elements of Mandaeanism
In the Wikipedia discussion of the Mandaeans, we find surprisingly many correlations between their views and the groups that have been categorized as gnostics....
Apr 17, 2008
I am seeking some help with regards to the origin of the three part human being: body - soul - spirit. I know this is a part of historical Gnosticism. If...
Apr 7, 2008
A fresh start
Time has passed, passions have cooled, so I thought I might join in discussion once again. Are there any questions about my views that members feel I need to...
Mar 25, 2008
Taxonomy of Gnostic, Proto-Gnostic, Semi-Gnostic, Pseodo-Gnostic etc
Hey all I was just thinking about a few recent issues that include the groups we list on our home page.... Manicheism, the Mandeans, the Cathars, Bogomils,...
Apr 15, 2008
Gnosticism and Syncretism this Week on CCG!!!
Syncretism and Gnosticism. Although Gnosticism traditionally borrowed from various faiths, mythologies and philosophies, is it possible to be a modern Gnostic...
Mar 16, 2008
The Gospel of Mary with Karen King this Week on CCG!!!
The Gospel of Mary Magdalene. It is the only extant Gnostic Scripture we have with a woman's name on it and giving her a true centerpiece. The Gospel of Mary...
Feb 9, 2008
The Kabbalah & the Cosmos this Week on CCG!!!
The Kabbalah & the Cosmos, Part 3. Despite its bastardization by modern Whores of Babylon, the Kabbalah (or Jewish Gnosticism) remains one of the most potent...
Jan 26, 2008
Valentinus & the Valentinians this Week on CCG!!!
Valentinus & The Valentinians. Besides being a poetic genius and an ethereal philosopher, Valentinus was the Gnostic who allegedly almost became Pope and...
Jan 24, 2008
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