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Cosmology and fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman antiquity

under pitiless skies

by Nicola Denzey Lewis

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious aspects,
  • Relations,
  • Cosmology,
  • Nag Hammadi codices,
  • Christianity,
  • Apocryphon of John,
  • Christianity and other religions,
  • Sophia of Jesus Christ,
  • Tripartite tractate,
  • Fate and fatalism,
  • Gnosticism

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnder pitiless skies
    Statementby Nicola Denzey Lewis
    SeriesNag Hammadi and Manichaean studies -- 81
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT1390 .L49 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 206 pages
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27027647M
    ISBN 109004245480
    ISBN 109789004245488, 9789004245761
    LC Control Number2012048689
    OCLC/WorldCa822229917

    ASSIGNED * Denzey Lewis, Nicola, Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Under Pitiless Skies. Nag Hammadi and Manichaean Studies 81; Leiden/Boston: Brill, € ,00/ $ ISBN13 ; E-ISBN: ; ISSN: Books Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Under Pitiless Skies (Leiden: Brill, ). Introduction to “Gnosticism”: Ancient Voices, Christian Worlds (New York: Oxford University Press, ). The Bone Gatherers: The Lost Worlds of Early Christian Women (Boston: Beacon Press, ).

    In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Nicola Denzey Lewis dismisses Hans Jonas' mischaracterization of second-century Gnosticism as a philosophically-oriented religious movement built on the perception of the cosmos as negative or enslaving. A focused study on the concept of astrological fate in “Gnostic” writings. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Nicola Denzey books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    Recensione a N. Denzey Lewis, Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity.   Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Under Nicola F. Denzey - - ‎Social Science In a provocative article, Horace [Jeffery] Hodges points out the highly technical nature of Hipparchan 'Trepidation' and the Breaking of Fate," VC 51/4 (), Classifying Christians: Ethnography, Heresiology, and the Limits of.


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Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Under Pitiless Skies (Nag Hammadi and Manichaean Studies)Cited by: 2. In 'Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity,' Nicola Denzey Lewis dismisses Hans Jonas' mischaracterization of second-century Gnosticism as a philosophically-oriented religious movement built on the perception of the cosmos as negative or enslaving.

In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Denzey Lewis explores the rhetoric of "enslavement to fate" in the intellectual history of the 2nd century C.E., which she argues is differently articulated by ancient authors but to similar rhetorical ends.

Author: Nicola F. Denzey In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Nicola Denzey Lewis dismisses Hans Jonas' mischaracterization of second-century Gnosticism as a philosophically-oriented religious movement built on the perception of the cosmos as negative or Cited by: Description: In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Nicola Denzey Lewis dismisses Hans Jonas' mischaracterization of second-century Gnosticism as a philosophically-oriented religious movement built on the perception of the cosmos as negative or enslaving.

Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Under Pitiless Skies, by Nicola Denzey Lewis (Review) in Journal of Early Christian Studies (). LibraryofCongressCataloging-in-PublicationData Lewis,NicolaDenzey,CosmologyandfateingnosticismandGraeco-Romanantiquity:underpitilessskies/byNicola.

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The following is an excellent, but incomplete and incompletely edited research paper on Gnostic Cosmology, written by a former student of mine. daw 8/2/01 daw 8/2/01 Among the religions of late antiquity, perhaps only paganism displayed greater diversity than Gnosticism.

In Cosmology and Fate in Gnosticism and Graeco-Roman Antiquity, Denzey Lewis explores the rhetoric of "enslavement to fate" in the intellectual history of the 2nd century C.E., which she argues is differently articulated by ancient authors but to similar rhetorical ends.

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