New Light on Manichaeism

Papers from the Sixth International Congress on Manichaeism

Edited by Jason David BeDuhn

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€132,00
$160.00
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9789004172852
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9789047426325
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March 2009
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xviii, 304 pp.
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0929-2470
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64

Nicola Denzey Lewis, Brown University

In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Denzey Lewis explores the rhetoric of "enslavement to fate" in the intellectual history of the 2nd century C.E., which she argues is differently articulated by ancient authors but to similar rhetorical ends.
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81
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9789004245488
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9789004245761
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March 2013
€113,00
$143.00

Herausgegeben von Peter Nagel und Siegfried G. Richter

This volume contains the until-now unpublished dissertation "Die Bibel bei den Manichäern" and three related articles of Alexander Böhlig (*1912 † 1996), who was one of the leading scholars in Manichaean studies....
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80
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ISBN: 
9789004233348
E-ISBN: 
9789004236271
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December 2012
€102,00
$128.00

Epiphanius of Salamis. Translated by F. Williams

This volume is a revised edition of the only modern translation of the whole of Epiphanius' description and refutation of heresies. It deals with the Trinity, the Person of Christ, monasticism and other vital fourth century concerns, and is a participant's account of the period.
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79
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ISBN: 
9789004228412
E-ISBN: 
9789004233126
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December 2012
€224,00
$283.00

Herausgegeben von Gesine Schenke Robinson, Gesa Schenke und Uwe-Karsten Plisch

The collected essays provide a cross section of Hans-Martin Schenkes immense work in the field of New Testament, Gosticism, and Coptology that span a lifetime of scholaship in which he produced highly valued Coptic text editions as well as theological writings.
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78
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ISBN: 
9789004223905
E-ISBN: 
9789004226241
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June 2012
€335,00
$405.00

Anna Van den Kerchove

This book explores the ritual practices and their place on the way to salvation as they are proposed by authors from Greek, Latin and Coptic Hermetic literature, who belong to Egyptian wisdom, the Hermetic tradition. ...
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77
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9789004223455
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9789004223653
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January 2012
€186,00
$225.00

Edited by Christian H. Bull, University of Bergen, Liv Ingeborg Lied MF Norwegian School of Theology in Oslo, and John D. Turner, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Drawing on a wide array of sources, this anthology sets out to analyze the concepts of mystery and secrecy that occur in the ritual and rhetoric of antique Mediterranean religion, with an emphasis on Gnosticism, Christianity, and Paganism.
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76
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ISBN: 
9789004212077
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9789004215122
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October 2011
€201,00
$242.00

Jaan Lahe, Tallinn University

The book analyses different theories concerning the origin of Gnosticism and the use of lore from the Old Testament and Judaism in Gnostic literature and searches for an answer to the following question – could the use of lore from the Old Testament and Judaism in Gnostic literature validate the...
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75
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206182
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9789004209510
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October 2011
€165,00
$200.00

Edited by Jacob van den Berg, Annemaré Kotzé, Tobias Nicklas and Madeleine Scopello

This volume in honour of Prof. Dr. Johannes van Oort offers a rich variety of in-depth studies on Augustine, Manichaeism, and other Gnostic currents, thus reflecting the rich variety of the honorand’s research interests.
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74
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9789004189973
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9789004195790
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December 2010
€234,00
$283.00

Hugo Lundhaug

This book employs Cognitive Literary Theory in an analysis of Conceptual and Intertextual Blending in the Gospel of Philip and the Exegesis on the Soul, read as Christian texts contemporary with the production and use of the Nag Hammadi Codices.
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73
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ISBN: 
9789004180260
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9789004216501
Publication date: 
August 2010
€210,00
$254.00

Michel Roberge

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the Paraphrase of Shem, Codex VII, 1 in the Coptic Nag Hammdi Library. The translation, which sets out the text in paragraphs with headings and subheadings, is followed by a commentary.
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72
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182028
E-ISBN: 
9789004185852
Publication date: 
June 2010
€106,00
$128.00

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