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gnosticism internet encyclopedia of philosophy - gnosticism gnosticism after gn sis the greek word for knowledge or insight is the name given to a loosely organized religious and philosophical movement that flourished in the first and second centuries ce the exact origin s of this school of thought cannot be traced although it is possible to locate influences or sources as far back as the second and first centuries bce such as, gnosticism 1st 7th century the birth of christianity - gnosticism is an ancient religion stemming from the first century approximately and is an alternative messiah religion that shares many features with christianity there were a huge number of gnostic groups 1 2 sharing a common set of core beliefs an inferior angelic being created the earth and this being is a hindrance to spiritual development many gnostic schools taught that the, irenaeus against heresies book 1 gnosis - from ante nicene fathers vol 1 edited by alexander roberts book i preface 1 inasmuch 1 as certain men have set the truth aside and bring in lying words and vain genealogies which as the apostle says 2 minister questions rather than godly edifying which is in faith and by means of their craftily constructed plausibilities draw away the minds of the inexperienced and take them, 1 corinthians 1 12 commentaries now i mean this that - every one here signifieth no more than many of you or several of you so 1 corinthians 14 26 from whence those that think they have such a mighty argument from hebrews 2 9 where is the same particle to prove christ s dying for all individuals may undeceive themselves and find that they have need of better arguments to prove their assertion i am of paul and i of apollos and i of, catholic encyclopedia the church new advent - the term church is the name employed in the teutonic languages to render the greek ekklesia ecclesia the term by which the new testament writers denote the society founded by jesus christ, the key of knowledge brother of yeshua jesus jacob s - among the earliest of church fathers origen who was condemned by the emperor justinian possessed the key of knowledge origen writes but lest this difficulty perhaps should be supposed to exist only in the language of the prophets seeing the prophetic style is allowed by all to abound in figures and enigmas what do we find when we come to the gospels, russell crowe s noah film a warning for christians - beginning and end as it was in the days of noah so shall it be also in the days of the son of man, the woman s headcovering bible researcher com - the woman s headcovering by michael marlowe october 2008 i corinthians 11 2 16 2 now i commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as i delivered them to you 3 but i want you to understand that the head of every man is christ the head of the woman is the man and the head of christ is god 4 every man praying or prophesying with anything down over