New Light on Manichaeism

Papers from the Sixth International Congress on Manichaeism

Edited by Jason David BeDuhn

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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

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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50
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9789004116733
Publication date: 
June 2001
€158,00
$190.00

Edited by Johannes van Oort, Utrecht University, Otto Wermelinger, Université de Fribourg and Gregor Wurst, Université de Fribourg

This volume brings together the selected papers of the Fribourg-Utrecht symposium Augustine and Manichaeism in the Latin West, organized on behalf of the International Association of Manichaean Studies. It contains a considerable number of contributions by leading authorities on the subject,...
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49
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9789004114234
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June 2001
€174,00
$210.00

Silke Petersen

This book discusses the significance of women disciples of Jesus such as Mary Magdalene, Salome, Martha and Mary, and Mary, the mother of Jesus in Christian Gnostic and anti-Gnostic sources. In the course of this investigation the concepts of feminity and masculinity are considered and their...
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48
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ISBN: 
9789004114494
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August 1999
€203,00
$245.00

Thomas Zöckler

This study provides insight into the meaning of an early collection of Jesus’ sayings, the Gospel of Thomas. Focussing on its relationship to Q, the author highlights Thomas’ independence from the Synoptic Gospels, and the distinctive character of its teachings.
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47
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ISBN: 
9789004114456
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August 1999
€81,60
$99.00
€136,00
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Manfred Heuser and Hans-Joachim Klimkeit

This volume consists of two sections. The first is a general analysis by Manfred Heuser of The Manichaean Myth According to Coptic Sources. The second is a collection of essays by Hans-Joachim Klimkeit on various aspects of Manichaeism including Manichaean symbolism and art.
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46
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ISBN: 
9789004107168
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July 1998
€141,60
$171.00
€236,00
$285.00
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45
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ISBN: 
9789004104051
Publication date: 
March 1998
€177,00
$213.00

Edited by John D. Turner and Anne McGuire

This volume contains 22 papers from the Society of Biblical Literature's 1995 commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Nag Hammadi Library, with special focus on the Apocryphon of John, the Gospel of Thomas, and the Gospel of Philip.
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44
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ISBN: 
9789004108240
Publication date: 
April 1997
€215,40
$260.40
€359,00
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Edited by Paul Mirecki and Jason BeDuhn

This volume contains several presentations of new Manichaean source materials and provocative essays upon them. The studies are authored by an international group of leading scholars in the fields of ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern studies, comparative religion, early Christianity,...
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43
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ISBN: 
9789004107601
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March 1997
€134,40
$162.00
€224,00
$270.00

Kurt Rudolph

The essays in this volume illuminate various problems in research into late-antique Gnosis, including Manichaeism and the religion of the Mandaeans, who live to this day in Iraq and Iran. Essays on particular issues are balanced with overviews of the state of research.
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42
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ISBN: 
9789004106253
Publication date: 
December 1996
€506,00
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John C. Reeves

This study is an important contribution to the scholarly reassessment of the roles played by Second Temple Judaism, Jewish Christian sectarianism, and classical gnosis in the formulation and development of Syro-Mesopotamian religious currents.
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41
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004104594
Publication date: 
September 1996
€189,00
$230.00

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