Gnostic lesson 5

Gnostic Lesson 5 Nous (The sword of Reasoning) Final lesson Plato says in his Philebus 28c he has Socrates say that “all philosophers agree—whereby they really exalt themselves—that mind (nous) is king of heaven and earth. Perhaps they are right.” and later states that the ensuing discussion “confirms the utterances Continue Reading

Gnostic Lesson 2

Lesson 2 Sethian creation myth Who were the Sethians? Sethianism attributed its gnosis to Seth, third son of Adam and Eve and Norea, wife of Noah, who also plays a role in Mandeanism and Manicheanism .The Sethian cosmogonic myth gives a prologue to Genesis and the rest of the Pentateuch, Continue Reading