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

Einar Thomassen

This book is the first comprehensive study of the doctrines and history of “Valentinianism,” making full use of the documents from Nag Hammadi as well as the reports of the Church Fathers.
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60
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004148024
Publication date: 
November 2005
€166,00
$201.00

Edited by Jon Ma. Asgeirsson, April D. DeConick and Risto Uro

This volume is a selection of papers presented to the Society of Biblical Literature Thomasine Traditions Group from 1996 to 2001. It offers an extensive discussion of the social and cultural world of the gospel, particularly examining its relationship to other contemporary Christian writings and...
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59
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147799
Publication date: 
December 2005
€132,00
$160.00

Gerard P. Luttikhuizen

The book examines the critical use of biblical and early Christian traditions in such Christian-Gnostic texts as the Apocryphon of John, The Nature of the Archons, The Apocalypse of Adam, The Testimony of Truth, The Apocalypse of Peter, The Letter of Peter to Philip, and the apocryphal Acts of John.
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Volume: 
58
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145108
Publication date: 
October 2005
€125,00
$151.00

Nils Arne Pedersen

This is the first extensive study of a major Patristic work, showing its importance for the history of Church and theology, Manichaean studies and the use of ancient philosophy. It includes a critical text and translation of central passages.
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Volume: 
56
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138834
Publication date: 
August 2004
€252,00
$304.00

Edited by Johannes van Oort. With additional Prefaces by April deConick and Jean-Pierre Mahé

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55
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004139459
E-ISBN: 
9789047441823
Publication date: 
December 2008
€252,00
$304.00

Edited by Hans-Gebhard Bethge, Stephen Emmel, Karen L. King, and Imke Schletterer

This collection of twenty-seven studies by colleagues, students, and friends of Prof. Dr. Hans-Martin Schenke honors his many contributions to the study of Gnosticism and related religious phenomena in Antiquity, Coptic language and literature, and the New Testament.
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Volume: 
54
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004126725
Publication date: 
December 2002
€201,00
$242.00

Madeleine Scopello

The present volume offers twelve studies dealing with feminine figures in Gnosticism and Manichaeism....
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Volume: 
53
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004114524
Publication date: 
May 2005
€164,00
$198.00

Zlatko Pleše

The monograph examines the cosmological section of the Apocryphon of John, a fully narrated version of the classic Gnostic myth. The author argues that the Apocryphon’s ‘world hypothesis’ is inseparable from the epistemological, theological, and aesthetic debates within contemporary Platonism.
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52
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116740
E-ISBN: 
9789047404026
Publication date: 
June 2006
€138,00
$167.00

Francis E. Williams

This new edition and translation, with introduction and commentary, of the Nag Hammadi tractate, The Concept of Our Great Power, is a fresh approach to the interpretation of this puzzling document.
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Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116924
Publication date: 
June 2001
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Paul Mirecki and Jason BeDuhn

This is the second volume of scholarly studies in Manichaeism which were originally presented before the Manichaean Studies Group of the Society of Biblical Literature from 1997 through 1999. Like its predecessor, Emerging from Darkness: Studies in the Recovery of Manichaean Sources (Brill, 1997)...
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Volume: 
50
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116733
Publication date: 
June 2001
€158,00
$190.00

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