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
ISBN13: 
9789004172852
E-ISBN: 
9789047426325
Publication Date: 
March 2009
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Hardback
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xviii, 304 pp.
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0929-2470
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64

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

Edited by April DeConick

This book contains the proceedings from the Codex Judas Congress held to discuss the newly-restored Tchacos Codex. Since this codex is a newly-conserved ancient book of Christian manuscripts which had yet to be discussed collaboratively by a body of scholars, this book is nothing less than a...
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71
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181410
E-ISBN: 
9789004181403
Publication date: 
December 2009
€220,00
$266.00

J.A. van den Berg

This book offers a reconstruction and analysis in context of the Disputationes, a treatise of Mani’s missionary Adimantus. In it, Adimantus, like Marcion, placed parts of the Old and New Testament opposite each other.
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Volume: 
70
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180345
E-ISBN: 
9789004180901
Publication date: 
December 2009
€121,00
$145.00

J. Kevin Coyle

This volume reproduces nineteen chapters and articles published between 1991 through 2008, on Manichaeism, and its contacts with Augustine of Hippo, its most famous convert and also best-known adversary.
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69
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175747
E-ISBN: 
9789047429180
Publication date: 
October 2009
€154,00
$186.00

Tuomas Rasimus

Examining the mythology in and social reality behind a group of texts rewriting Genesis, to which certain leaders of the early church occasionally attached the label ‘Ophite,’ this book offers a new understanding of Sethianism and the origins of Gnosticism.
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68
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173231
E-ISBN: 
9789047426707
Publication date: 
October 2009
€146,00
$175.00

Philip L. Tite

Offering a fresh assessment of the presence and function of paraenesis within Valentinianism, this book places Valentinian moral exhortation within the context of early Christian moral discourse. Like other Christians, Valentinians were not only interested in ethics, but used moral exhortation to...
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Volume: 
67
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175075
E-ISBN: 
9789047428527
Publication date: 
August 2009
€158,00
$190.00

Timothy Pettipiece

This study identifies a significant redactional tendency whereby the compilers of the Kephalaia sought to clarify ambiguities in “canonical” Manichaean tradition by means of five-part numerical series, thereby challenging the conventional wisdom of Manichaean scholarship about the consistency of...
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Volume: 
66
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174368
E-ISBN: 
9789047427827
Publication date: 
March 2009
€127,00
$153.00
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Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172401
E-ISBN: 
9789047425878
Publication date: 
November 2008
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Translated by Frank Williams

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Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170179
E-ISBN: 
9789047441984
Publication date: 
November 2008
€181,00
$218.00

edited by Madeleine Scopello

This book offers the papers presented at the First International Conference on the Coptic Gospel of Judas, held in Paris, University of Sorbonne, October 27th-28th 2006. Several crucial literary, historical and doctrinal issues related to this apocryphon of the 2nd century A.C. are explored as...
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Volume: 
62
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167216
E-ISBN: 
9789047442851
Publication date: 
August 2008
€127,00
$153.00

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