Secret Book of John

Secret Book of John : The Gnostic Gospel - Annotated & Explained

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Provides deeper insight into the understanding that in Gnosticism the distinction between savior and saved ceases to exist-you must save yourself and in doing so save God.
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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 14mm | 249.48g
  • SkyLight Paths Publishing,US
  • Woodstock, United States
  • English
  • Annotated
  • 1594730822
  • 9781594730825
  • 56,355

About Stevan L. Davies

Stevan Davies is professor of religious studies at Misericordia University and has studied the non-canonical gospels and acts for over thirty years. Among his books are The Gospel of Thomas: Annotated and Explained, The Secret Book of John: The Gnostic Gospel-Annotated and Explained (both SkyLight Paths) and The Revolt of the Widows: The Social World of the Apocryphal Acts. He has also published books about the canonical Christian scriptures including New Testament Fundamentals and Jesus the Healer: Possession, Trance and the Origins of Christianity. His website (http: // is a leading Internet resource on the Gospel of Thomas.
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