Thirty essays on the gospel of thomas these thirty essays are independent of each other yet are all related to or derived from a study of the gospel of thomas. The gnostic gospel of thomas: a lost, secret vision of jesus earl richard loyola university yamauchi lecture october 17, 1993 the recent discovery and current interest in the gospel of. The circle of the way: reading the gospel of thomas this essay is an experiment in read- ing thomas with the circle of the way: reading the gospel of thomas. Read a review of elaine pagels' best-selling book beyond belief: the secret gospel of thomas. The gospel of thomas the athlete secret sayings jackson snyder this thomas, identified with the disciple, is, in the context of the tradition it is written, the twin brother of jesus. Secret sayings of jesus colophon as the gospel according to thomas gospel of thomas which he says was used by the naassenes10. For example, the gospel of thomas includes salvation by secret knowledge, polytheism, disregard for the bodily appetites, and the thought of a blissful teaching christ who is not necessarily.
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